Questions relating specifically to the HP Pavilion range of laptops

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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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WiMAX Soft Blocked help

I have an HP pavillion DM4 and the WiMAX is soft blocked. How do I unblock it so that I can connect to wifi? I have already tried the command rfkill unblock all and it did not work. I can connect with ...
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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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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? [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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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? [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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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 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 ...
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Sound output problem on HP pavillion g6 2229TU in ubuntu 10.04

How can i solve Sound output problem on HP pavilion g6 2229TU in Ubuntu 10.04? Give some reliable answer.
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Ubuntu 13.04 will not boot from Live CD

When I try to boot up Ubuntu 13.04 from a live cd be I send to the normal boot (Windows 8 ) This is what I got after I run the repair-boot dvd: http://paste2.org/cj0K8pbF I have a HP Pavilion ...
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Installing Ubuntu 12.10 on my HP-Pavilion G6 Issues

I've recently bought a HP Pavilion G6 preloaded with Windows 8. I don't like Windows 8 so I want to install Ubuntu. I am new to Linux and have been looking though the Ask Ubuntu and have noticed that ...