Questions relating specifically to the HP Pavilion range of laptops

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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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geforce 7150m issues HP Pavillion

So I have ubuntu gnome 14.04 with a geforce 7150m and it constantly overheats. I was hoping to under clock it. I also know there is a package to help prevent overheats, but i forgot the name. I always ...
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GUI not working in hp Pavillion 15-n221so Notebook PC

I've installed Ubuntu 14.04 LTS on the above mentioned laptop. When I try to boot it gives the message about low graphics mode. The desktop doesn't appear at all. The CLI seems to be working fine, as ...
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hp pavilion 17-e073ed fails loading ubuntu 14.04 due to graphic card

I have tried to install ubuntu 14.04 on my hp pavilion 17-e073ed. The installation went fine, but at the moment of the reboot, ubuntu fails due to problem on graphic cards. A message appears saying ...
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What commands should I use?

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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Trackpad not working on hp pavilion 15nt 204

Ever since I updated to ubuntu 14.04 trusty tahr, the trackpad has been unresponsive. It was working fine on ubuntu 12.04. I did try to debug it via terminal commands (psmouse). However, it has not ...
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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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Wireless not working in kubuntu 13.10 hp dv6

I can't connect with wireless in my hp pavillon dv6. I have followed several (many) blogs and tried most suggestions, but can't fix the problem. I'm posting several command's captures that could help. ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 USB Install on older laptop stalling [duplicate]

Trying to install Ubuntu 14.04 on an older HP Pavilion using a flash drive as the install device. The unit gets through a start-up screen showing "ubuntu" with a row of progress dots just below it. ...
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wireless not working on ubuntu 12.04 in hp pavillion g6 1201tx

earlier i had windows 7 but my laptop was not detecting my home wireless network so i decided to shift on Ubuntu 12.04 but. Now when i am tried to install Ubuntu 12.04 on my hp Pavilion G6 1201 tx it ...
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HP Pavilion Built for Windows Vista hung up

I was trying to put Ubuntu 14.04 onto an HP Pavilion a6320n desktop made to run Windows Vista. Curiously enough, when I tried to boot to the USB, I could get to the point to where it was installing, ...
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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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Brightness Issues on HP Pavilion 15-n042se Notebook PC

I have installed Ubuntu 12.04 LTS, I found that I can't control the display brightness with the hotkeys (F2 and F3) or even from GUI (Brightness and lock screen), I don't have any control on the ...
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Problems installing Ubuntu 13.10 on HP Pavilion TouchSmart 14-n019nr Laptop [duplicate]

I wanted to share my experiences with installing Ubuntu 13.10 on the 14-n019nr laptop. I did the straightforward thing first. I created a DVD from the Ubuntu ISO and tried to boot the laptop to ...
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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?

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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wifi not working(Only for secure connections) in ubuntu 12.04 for HP Pavillion DV 6

I'm facing to a big trouble to connect to my office wifi connection.Because i can't connect to it due to a password protected connection.For my home one i can connect,because it's an open one.I tried ...
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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

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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Bluetooth adapter not found in “HP Pavilion 15-e006tu Notebook”

I have installed "Ubuntu 12.04 LTS" on HP Pavilion 15-e006tu Notebook but Bluetooth adapter is not working. What should I do to enable Bluetooth on my laptop?
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Graphics dont work after installing 13.10 on HP Pavillion 15 [duplicate]

When rebooting following a "successful" installation a message "The system is running in low-graphics mode" displays. I click on OK and accepts the suggestion to run in low graphics mode for one ...
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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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Cannot get to GUI in Ubuntu 12.04

So, I ran sudo apt-get update and then sudo apt-get upgrade and it ran fine. Beautiful! Like summer in the Artic! Then I rebooted and suddenly I got: The system is running in low-graphics mode Your ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 LTS dual boot with windows 7 wifi stops working after suspend, keep requesting authentication after reconnecting attempts

I am using an HP Pavilion dv7 laptop that has wifi driver: Intel(R) Centrio(R) Wireless-N6150 (if you are not sure where I got this, it is in the "Device Manager"/ "Network Adapter"/. you need to ...
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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 to configure my Laptop with 12.04.3

I own HP Dv6 7040tx laptop. I have the following hardwares installed: Intel core i7 - 3610QM Nvidia 630M(2GB) + Intel Graphics 4000 6GB Ram A finger print sensor Beats audio (quad speakers + one ...
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Why does Ubuntu 13.04 USB-stick install get stuck on this screen?

The screen to where Ubuntu 13.04 USB installation gets stuck Trying to install from USB. Ubuntu 13.04 64bit. Hewlett Packard Pavilion Entertainment PC laptop, model: dv-6 2106eo. 4gb ram , AMD ...
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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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Wireless connection issues with HP Pavilion g7-1167dx

My school has a WiFi network for students. It uses a WPA/WPA2 Enterprise authentication with 8021x encryption. My HP Pavilion g7-1167dx notebook cannot connect to the network with Ubuntu. It connects ...
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HP Pavilioin P6 (AMD) 13.04 / 64 bit. Unstable network.

Being kicked out all the time both with wireless & wired. Popup message "Disconnected - you are now offline" appears all the time. Any suggestions will be greatly appreciated !
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installed ubuntu 12.4 on a dv5000 laptop. crashes in middle of wifi install

installed ubuntu 12.4 on a dv5000 laptop. crashes in middle of wifi install bringing me to a frozen black screen with tones of text i do not understand. after a forced power down and reboot the ...
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How can I install Ubuntu and keep Windows 7 on a HP Pavilion G4 with 4 partitions? [duplicate]

How I can install Ubuntu and keep Windows 7? I wish to install Ubuntu on my HP Pavilion G4, but the disk has 4 partitions. Can I delete any partition without affecting the boot process of Windows 7? ...
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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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My bluetooth isn't working on hp Pavilion g7

He, can't get the bluetooth working on ubuntu 13.04 I just started using ubuntu so Iń really a nono with this. please tell me what to do. thanks,
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Harddisk partitions is not visible while installing Ubuntu

My laptop is HP Pavilion G6-2301AX Laptop (Amd APU Quad Core A8/ 4GB/ 500GB/ Win8/ 2.5GB Graph) while installing ubuntu (multiboot) I am not able to find any partitions that I had on my windows not ...
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wireless problem with hp G6-2348SG, ralink 5390/5392

I just bought a hp laptop, pavilion G6-2348SG and have a terrible problem with Wireless connection. I could solve it in windows by the help of hp support team but n ubuntu 12.04 i still don't have ...
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harddisk partitions is not visible during installing ubuntu

my laptop is HP Pavilion G6-2301AX Laptop (Amd APU Quad Core A8/ 4GB/ 500GB/ Win8/ 2.5GB Graph) while installing ubuntu (multiboot) i am not able to find any partitions that i had on my windows not ...
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How to make the inbuilt webcam on HP Pavilion G4 work?

I recently installed Ubuntu 13.04 and I tried to use Google Hangouts to check if my webcam works fine or not. It does not work at all, infact it's not working using cheese either. I tried to install ...
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How to solve the heating problem with Ubuntu 13.04 on HP Pavilion g6?

I am having the overheating problem after installing Ubuntu 13.04 on my HP pavilion g6 laptop. How to solve this overheating problem ? Is this the problem due to graphics driver ? If so, how can i ...