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HP Pavilion dm1 - wifi does not work with ubuntu 14.04 LTS [duplicate]

before anything else, please note that I am a complete newbie with Ubuntu. I can open a terminal and thats pretty much it. After updating kubuntu version, my notebook crashed. I am at a health resort ...
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wireless network adapter supported on ubuntu?

I would like to know if my network adapter is in anyway compatible with Ubuntu. Dual booting Ubuntu 15.04 with windows 8.1 on an HP Pavilion G6 1d98dx. I've tried so many different distros but the ...
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Unable to connect wifi ubuntu 14.04 LTS HP Pavilion Network driver rtl8723be

I have purchased a new HP Pavilion 15-ab030TX, just installed dual boot Ubuntu 14.04 next to Win8. But my wifi has been showing either very weak signal at times or none at all. I tried multiple ...
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Ubuntu 14.04: Wifi disabled after suspend

I recently bought a new HP pavilion 15 (has windows 8) and installed (dual boot) a fresh version of ubuntu 14.04 (64bit). After installation, the built-in wifi wasn't working so i used a usb wifi ...
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My computer crashes everytime I use Youtube

My computer is a HP Pavillion dv6559ea and I have the 14.04 LTS Ubuntu version, 32bit. Everytime I go to youtube my computer crashes. The side bar used to disappear and the only option I had was to ...
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How to install my HP Pavilion dv6559ea fingerprint reader on Ubuntu?

It's my first time with Linux OS and I'm trying to install properly my fingerprint reader, but I'm not even close to it. Can you please help me? Thank you.
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Laptop black screen on boot; works after closing and opening the lid

Apologies if this question has been asked before; I couldn't find the exact same issue. When I boot up, I always get a black screen, though everything else seems to work normally (log-in screen ...
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How to recover my windows without losing any user data/programs?

Dual booted Ubuntu on my Windows 7 using UNetbootin (mounted hard drive): It all started when I forced shutdown my hp pavilion dv6. Windows failed to boot with momentary blue screen. I then logged ...
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Vsync/Tearing problems with AMD Radeon 8670M on HP Pavilion

I own a HP Pavilion 17-e026sg with AMD Radeon dual graphics. When I switch on the primary (8670M) graphics in catalyst with tear-free enabled, it still tears (this sort of flackering, if vsync is not ...
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Can't suspend Ubuntu

I have an HP n008tu x360 laptop and whenever I click suspend from the menu the screen goes blank, the power button stays lit and I still hear the fan. On Windows, when I click sleep, I can't hear ...
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Turning the brightness down makes screen brighter

My brightness slider is the wrong way around! For example when I drag the brightness slider to its lowest my display is at full brightness and when I drag it further it goes dimmer. I am running ...
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Will wubi work in HP Pavilion G6

Because i want to install xubuntu on HP Pavilion g6 but will the wi-fi work (and bluetooth) and the touchpad. (and black screen). I want to ask you guys before i install Xubuntu Thank you for every ...
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Any experience installing linux on an HP pavilion 11-N030ar

I'm still looking for an affordable 10/11 inch two in one model (tablet/netbook) in which I could flawlessly install regular ubuntu (not ubuntu touch) (gosh, I didn't think it was going to be that ...
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HP Pavilion G6 Won't Suspend with Ubuntu 14.04

My HP Pavilion g6-2268ca with Ubuntu 14.04 won't suspend. when the lid shuts the fan never cuts off. i've checked my settings under power management and everything looks good. when I manually click ...
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HP Pavilion 11-n038ca touchscreen

I have installed Ubuntu 14.04 on a HP Pavilion 11-n038ca laptop, but the touchscreen is not working. Can anyone tell me how to make it work? Thanks.
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Ubuntu 14.04.1: Brillo de pantalla/ Backlight: HP Pavilion 14-v003la

no puedo cambiar el brillo de pantalla de mi Notebook HP con las teclas F2 y F3, Ubuntu me las reconoce, pero a la hora de presionarlas no cambia el brillo. Estas son las especificaciones del mi lap: ...
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Fail to run *ubuntu

my wife asked me to install Ubuntu on her HP Pavilion 11 x360 (which came with Windows 8.1), after she saw how well it works on my laptop and how little she likes Windows 8.1. Feeling confident after ...
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peripherals switch off, caused by overheating: ACPI problem

I have an HP Pavilion dm1-4125sa Laptop, 64 Bit with 1.7 GHz AMD Dual-Core E-450 CPU, dual-booted with Windows 7 and Ubuntu 14.04. Often when I am in Ubuntu (only Ubuntu, Windows is fine), when it ...
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Suspend does not work on HP Pavilion g6 with Ubuntu 14.04

I've installed Ubuntu 14.04 on an HP Pavilion g6 laptop. Most things seem to work except suspend and the backlight brightness. I can live with the backlight issue for now. I have tried using the ...
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GRUB loads recovery and NOT Ubuntu

I've been wondering why my computer is loading GRUB recovery and not Ubuntu, I believe this could be because the laptop battery died while the package manager was running and the package manager was ...
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speaker not working

My laptop speaker are not working since i had install ubuntu 12.04(hp-pavilion-14). It's working fine in windows. I searched whether the speaker are muted, but it's not. Volume is all the way high. So ...
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Can I install Ubuntu on my laptop? [duplicate]

I have a hp pavilion g6 laptop, it runs Windows 8.1. I was planning to use a free os for a while. Which is the recommended Ubuntu version for me? I am totally a newbie to such OS. I have only used ...
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Fingerprint reader malfunction HP dv7

I have an HP Pavilion dv7 with a Validity VFS301 Fingerprint reader. I have tried multiple fingerprint reading software, including Fprint, but all of them give the same problem: It registers that ...
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What commands should I use? [duplicate]

My computer (HP Pavilion dv7) does not start correctly, but it at least shows me a list of commands to enter. For example: thierry-HP-Pavilion-dv7-Notebook-PC login: (thierry = my session name) So I ...
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Wifi is Working but the F12(Wifi Key) is constantly glowing orange

I installed Ubuntu 13.10 Saucy one month ago and have been using it regularly. The WiFi has worked fine until today, when I connected my laptop (HP Pavillion n-013tx) to an Ethernet cable and when I ...
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Ubuntu crashes after upgrade to 13.10, laptop won't boot anymore

I have a HP Pavilion dv7, with Windows 7 and Ubuntu 13.04 in dualboot. Just recently I updated to 13.10, but there were some packages that didn't get installed properly, I thought this wouldn't be ...
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Can't Resume from Suspend in Ubuntu 14.04 64bit [duplicate]

Hi Everyone first thing is that i got a problem when i suspend the PC, it suspends like a normal PC but when i try to resume that's when i get the problem.... i can't resume, the PC turns ON but in ...
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Wifi adaptor isn't recognized by Ubuntu 13.10

I have an Pavilion G6-1d80NR with a Realtek RTL8188CE WiFi card. I just recently installed Ubuntu 13.10 alongside Windows 7 and aside from having to tweak the nomodest setting from the Ubuntu setup ...
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WiFi connection problem on HP Pavilion dv8

I have an HP Pavilion dv8. I installed Ubuntu 12.04 to replace Windows XP Home Edition and did an update to 12.04.1. The connection to my Belkin router was fine during installation and did not ...
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Overheating problem with HP Pavilion G6 2231tx

I have overheating problem with HP pavilion G6 on ubuntu, but I don't have any issues on Windows 8. My CPU is Intel i3, 2.4 Ghz.
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Help, no wireless for laptop hp pavilion notebook PC 15-n013sq

I can't use wireless on my laptop , i have no wireless network on the right upper corner. I have read some post but i don't understand what to do at all , because I'm a new user to Ubuntu (version ...
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Does Ubuntu support My Hardware? [duplicate]

Hello im new in this Community, i liked Ubuntu OS but i don't know if Ubuntu support My Hardware is a HP Pavilion dv4-4075la entertainment PC and this is his Hardware. This are the specs of my pc i ...
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Ubuntu 13.04 left click not working after a while

only left click of touchpad and usb mouse not working right mouse click works.....Hp Pavilion dv6000
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no sound in headphones on hp dv6 6154tx in ubuntu 12.04

i have installed ubuntu 12.04 on my laptop hp dv6 6154 tx , but no sound is coming from earphones although the speakers are working fine. Please help!!!!
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RAM upgrade causes firefox, compiz crashes, even kernel panic on HP Pavilion [closed]

I use a HP Pavilion dv6500, and I recently upgraded my ram on my laptop from 1G to 4G, but I keep getting random issues. Here are a few: When watching youtube videos / vlc videos after a long period ...
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HP Pavilion 15 with AMD dual graphics - Ubuntu live environment not starting

I've had this laptop for about a day now and have decided to try Ubuntu on it and determine if I want to install it. I created a USB, it booted (Secure Boot was on, I tried with Secure Boot off to no ...
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how to install Wifi and Bluetooth drivers in ubuntu 12.04 lts [duplicate]

I am using HP Pavilion 15 -no11tu which has been awarded the status of Enabled for Ubuntu. When Ubuntu was shipped with my hp laptop,Everything worked fine including WiFi,webcam and Bluetooth. Some ...
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ubuntu 12.04.3 LTS installation failed. says: “GRUB installation failed”

The error maessage read as-"the grub-efi-amd64-signed package failed to install into /target/. Without the GRUB bootloader the system will not load" I'm trying to install it on HP pavilion g6-2303 TX ...
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No sound on a HP Pavilion dv6 with ubuntu 12.04

After installation Ubuntu 12.04 in my hp pavilion dv6 machine sound system is not working. commands like gksudo gedit /etc/modprobe.d/alsa-base.conf killall pulseaudio sudo alsa force-reload ...
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Installing Ubuntu on an HP Pavilion dv6 [closed]

I have a HP Pavilion dv6 laptop (dv6-6b55er). Can I install the latest Ubuntu (13.04) without having any problems such as missing drivers, performance.. etc. Any advise is highly appreciated. Thank ...
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How do I adjust the contrast.

Does anyone know how to adjust the contrast on the Ubuntu Operating system? I have an HP Pavilion G6 Laptop, any help would be great!
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HP Pavilion g6. Ubuntu 12.04. Kernel 3.5.0-39. Wifi/bluetooth suddenly stopped working

So, wifi was working fine till yesterday. There's suddenly an issue - I can't even see the "enable wireless" option on the GUI top menu. Here's info: iwconfig gives me this: eth0 no wireless ...
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How do i get Ubuntu 13.04 installed in HP Pavilion dv4 series Entertainment Notebook PC

I have HP Pavilion dv4-1204tu Notebook Entertainment PC. I have installed Ubuntu 13.04 How do I get all the devices running inside notebook to function on Ubuntu 13.04? (Devices Like some shortcut ...
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The device bluetooth ralink rt3290 is not recognized on my laptop hp pavilion g4-2240br

OS: Ubuntu 13.04. Laptop: hp pavilion g4-2240br. Device Bluetooth: Ralink rt3290. The device Bluetooth ralink rt3290 is not recognized on my laptop hp pavilion g4-2240br ,the wireless device works ...
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HP Pavilion 15-e043CL AMD - Wifi not working

Just got a HP pavilion 15-e043CL from Costco for my kids. The laptop is supposedly preloaded/running Windows 8. I did not even try to load Windows. I right away loaded Ubuntu 13.04 from a live CD ...
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Power management issue?

am new on ubuntu yesterday i installed ubuntu 12.04 LTS on my Pavilion g6 notebook PC with intel cote i7-3612 CPU and 4 GB Ram and am facing many problem and i can't solve any of them. - Wireless ...
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Dual Booting HP Pavilion G6 [duplicate]

I'm a Windows 8 user. I was wondering if there's any way to dual boot my HP pavilion G6 2237ez with Windows 8 and Ubuntu. I just wanted to try Ubuntu and see for myself what's so special about Ubuntu. ...
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Whether HP Pavilion G6-2007TX supports Ubuntu?

Sir, I am having HP Pavilion G6-2007TX lapto. The laptop is provided with Windows 8. I need to replace the OS with Ubuntu 12.10. I need to know, whether my laptop will support Ubuntu or not. I am ...
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Bluetooth is not working in ubuntu 13.04 on HP Pavillion g4-2212 tu

I'm amateur in Ubuntu and using 13.04. My laptop model is HP Pavillion g4-2212 tu. I can't turn on bluetooth. Can anyone please help???
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Regular audio corruption when listening to music

I'm running Ubuntu 13.04 (though the problem was also present under 12.04) on an HP Pavilion dv7 laptop. Every so often, if I change the system volume while listening to music, the sound becomes ...