Questions about HP (Hewlett-Packard) equipment including personal computers, printers, cameras etc

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UEFI dual boot on Windows 10 Pro + installing NVDIA graphics driver (HP Envy 15t)

Tried bunch of stuffs. Now, if someone could suggest a good method I want to uninstall what I installed without effecting windows and do a clean install following the right procedure. Purpose is to ...
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hplip update cannot install plugin

I have recently upgraded my HP Linux Imaging and Printing System (hplip) to version 3.16.2. However the installer does not manage to hadle the installation of plugins and requires manual intervention. ...
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Ubuntu Server on HP ML10 v2: keyboard doesn't work in installation

I'm trying to install Ubuntu Server 15.10 on my Hp ML10 v2 (with Pentium G3240). I know about the controller raid driver problem, so I set in the bios the controller to AHCI SATA mode. I create an USB ...
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Put Ubuntu on an HP ENVY with Beats audio. Everything works except the sound

Just installed Ubuntu 15.10 on my HP ENVY to replace Windows 10. I really love it. The only problem is that the audio from the built in speakers sounds really muffled. I tried fixing the problem by ...
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HP ENVY 15t. Can see wifi networks but cannot connect

Broadcom Corporation BCM43142 802.11b/g/n [14e4:4365] (rev 01) is really giving me troubles. I'm having a really hard time getting my wifi to work on my new HP ENVY 15t. I have installed ubuntu 14.04 ...
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Accessing Built-In Subwoofer on HP Pavilion dv7-4285dx

Has anyone found a solid workaround for HP's complete lack of audio support for Linux? I tried hdajackretask, and it broke my sound to the point of needing a fresh Ubuntu install... It's quite ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 - HP Stream 11 touchpad stopped working after system update

I just got an HP Stream 11 it came with windows but I decided to wipe the disc and install Ubuntu 14.04 LTS. At first the WIFI wasn't working and after hours of trying, I finally got it working. At ...
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MAAS 1.7.6: ProLiant DL360 Gen9 - HP Dynamic Smart Array B120i controller driver for Ubuntu 14.04 does not work when configured as RAID 1 device

We are having issues configuring two ProLiant DL360 Gen9 servers, which are configured in a RAID 1 and in UEFI mode. The installation gets stuck at 'booting under maas direction'. The servers have ...
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HP ENVY Sleekbook 6-1126ea moving OS to UBUNTU

I need your help. So before I went to faculty i got laptop for main stuff, and i didn't realize that i would use my laptop for all my programming work (yea i am on IT faculty) . There i learned that ...
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HP ProBook 4710s - Fan running constantly at full

HP ProBook 4710s Ubuntu 14.04 Linux 3.13.0-77-generic After the some update of Ubuntu, I lost control over the fan. (May be after update of the kernel?) lm-sensor didn't help me. Now the fan is ...
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How to install LPT printer using a LPT/USB converter?

I have a HP LaserJet 1200 printer which has only LPT (25 pin parallel port) connection and my laptop (and many other new computers) does not have this port. I was using a USB to LPT converter (a ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 LTS - HP Pavilion 15-ac630TX poor wireless reception & bluetooth not working [duplicate]

I'm having a lot of trouble connecting to wireless networks but it only works when i'm very close to the wireless router. I checked the internet connection menu at the top of the screen on Ubuntu ...
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Can't shutdown or Reboot system Ubuntu 14.04LTS (HP X360)

just installed Ubuntu 14.04 64bits, everything went out of the box but the system won't power off the Tablet-PC if i press ESC while the OS turns OFF i can see that it gets stuck with "*Will now Halt" ...
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Sound doesn't work on HP Spectre x360 with Ubuntu 14.04.1

I just got a HP Spectre x360. I had it with Windows 8.1 and upgraded it to Windows 10. After that I dual booted the system with Ubuntu 14.04. After that everything but sound works perfectly fine. I ...
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Webcam not working in Ubuntu 14.04

I have installed Ubunbtu 14.04 using vmWare with Win 8.1 as the host. I am having a HP laptop and there is an integrated HP TrueVision HD webcam on it. The webcam is working fine on Windows but on ...
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Cannot find bluetooth device, although there should be one

According to my laptop specifications, I do have a bluetooth device. However, I am unable to find it. I have tried the standard command line approach as given here or here. As requested, the output ...
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Hp dv6t Laptop heated up after removing Windows and installing Ubuntu

I completely formatted my laptop (HP dv6t 7000), removing windows and installed Ubuntu which is required at work. But Ubuntu is quickly draining my battery and is also heating up my laptop to the ...
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Old laptop cannot boot from ubuntu 15.10 dvd

I have ab old nc8000 laptop with 14.04 installed on it. I want to upgrade to 15.10 but the laptop cannot boot from the install dvd. Is there a workaround for this? Thanks :)
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Wifi is disabled by Hardware swith after suspend

I am using Hp Pavilion 15-ab032tx with realtek rtl8723be wifi driver, dual booted with Windows 8.1 . When I start it works fine after suspending it gets blocked by hardware switch. I always need to ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 and hplip wifi, hp photsmart scanner always acquires old image

I've a hp photsmart plus on Linux Ubuntu 14.04 (wifi hplip driver) and all was scanning well until yesterday. Now happens that the scanner show me always an image acquired yesterday. If I put a new ...
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I can't connect to my wifi network

I have a serious problem here. I have a new pc . It's a HP Notebook - 15-ac103nk. I installed both Windows 7 and ubuntu. I had some problemes with Wifi drivers in Windows 7 but I fixed them , and ...
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No Wi-Fi options on HP 450 g3 i7 with Ubuntu 15.04

I just bought a new laptop HP ProBook 450 G3 Notebook PC i7, and installed Ubuntu 15.04 on it, but after installation it's not giving me any options for connecting with Wi-Fi. I have tried every ...
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How can I control the lighting screen in Lubuntu 14.04 LTS

I have tried to manually reduce the scan from my computer, but it is still too strong. I have Lubuntu 14.04 LTS. The model of my computer is HP.
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Ubuntu 14.04.3 LTS x64 HP zbook UEFI nvidia driver

I have an HP Zbook running Ubuntu-gnome 14.04.3 LTS x64. This machines comes with the nvidia K610m video card. Here is my issue: Leave the default BIOS setting to "Legacy" and install Ubuntu. Once ...
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Camera HP Photosmart M307 with Ubuntu 12.04

Can I use a HP Photosmart M307 camera under Ubuntu 12.04?
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Can't install Ubuntu 15.10 on HP ProBook 440

I've seen many question like this in the forum, but no one reporting this specific behavior. I downloaded the iso file ubuntu-15.1-desktop-amd64.iso I checked the file's md5sum and was OK ...
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Ubuntu-Gnome 14.04 not suspend when inactive

Suspending is working properly when I do manually or set time for inactive shorter than turning screen off timer but I want to turn screen off earlier and suspend the machine after 1-2 hours but it's ...
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Heavy CPU Load IRQ Related

Hey guys I'm curious as to what anyone here thinks. I have an HP Envy Laptop running Ubuntu 15.10 and it has a 4th generation quad core i7. For some reason since I first installed it my fan spins up, ...
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installing fingerprint scanner on ubuntu 15.10

How do I get my fingerprint scanner to work on HP ProBook 4530s, Ubuntu 15.10? Where do I find it, how do I install it? My reader is 1d6b:0003 tnx a lot
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HP Printer doesn't work anymore despite hplip drivers installed

Some months ago, I've installed the then latest hplip driver (3.15.11) from their website because Ubuntu 14.04 LTS's version doesn't work with our HP LaserJet 1018 printer. It worked great. Fast ...
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System won't shut down

I have Ubuntu 14.04 LTS on my HP ENVY k008 notebook. Ubuntu wont shut down. I have tried these things: Changing "splash" to "splash acpi=force/noirq" in grub and then running update-grub ...
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Touchscreen not working (HP Pavilion x360)

Just today I got mt new HP Pavilion x360 11-n127br 2 in 1 notebook with an Intel Core M 5y10 processor. Windows 8.1 pre installed. I propmtly installed Ubuntu 14.04 LTS in dual boot mode. Aside from ...
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HP Pavilion 360

I'm about to install Ubuntu 15.10 on a laptop HP Pavilion 360. I have right now Windows 10 as my only OS, and one of its functions is that, when I bend the laptop to use it as a tablet, the whole ...
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No HP RAID with ubuntu 12.04

I've just bought a pair of HP DL360 G9's which have an onboard RAID card, I've configured the RAID volume and put in my kickstart CD only to find that individual disks are visible (SDA, SDB, etc) ...
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Installing Ubuntu 14.04 alongside Windows 7 Pro, with a dual GRUB boot, maintaining HP_RECOVERY (D:), HP_TOOLS (E:) and SYSTEM

I have Windows 7 Pro in an HP Folio 1040, with four default partitions: Click on the HQ image to zoom it. I would like to install Ubuntu 14.04.3 LTS alongside Windows 7 Pro. Booting from the ISO ...
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Cannot Install Ubuntu: A TPM error (7) occured

Here's a quick back story. My school was throwing away a HP Compaq Pro 6300 Business PC with Win 7 on it. The boot time was terrible and the login required an administrative password that I did not ...
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Ubuntu 15.10 installation issue mounting/dev/loop0//filesystem.sqashfs failed

I am trying to install Ubuntu 15.10 (64bit) on my laptop HP ENVY m6-1201tx for the first time. I have zero experience of Ubuntu. While installing it from a USB pendrive (FAT32), I'm getting following ...
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Printer becomes disabled in the middle of a job

I'm having trouble printing to my HP Officejet 6310 All-in-one printer from Ubuntu 12.04. After I submit a job, the printer will become disabled before completing it. I can go to Printing and ...
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HP 2140 screen resolution stuck at 1024x576

I installed Lubuntu on a HP2140 mini PC. Everything is working perfectly, except for the screen resolution. According to the specs it can do 1366x768. I tried setting this resolution with xrandr, ...
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ubuntu wireless on hp stream 11 [duplicate]

I have installed Ubuntu 14.04 on hp stream 11. Wireless device is not being detected. Windows detects it as Broadcom BCM43142 802.11 bgn. Is it possible to get the drivers for Ubuntu and install ...
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WiFi & Bluetooth hard blocked in Ubuntu 12.04, HP r007 notebook

I am using HP R007 Notebook PC. It is showing that both WiFi and Bluetooth are hard blocked and not soft blocked when I used "rfkill list" command.The wifi switch doesnot work is showing red colour. ...
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Problems with printer connection HP PSC 500 to Dell Latitude D610 running Ubuntu 14.04

HP PSC 500 to Dell Latitude D610 running Ubuntu 14.04. Shows "connected to local host", jobs show up in print queue, nothing prints, jobs disappear from queue. Is there a way to troubleshoot this? ...
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Ubuntu wireless not woking

I'm new to ubuntu and i have an HP Presario CQ57 (32-bit) running Ubuntu 15.10 but the wi-ifi doesn't seem to work. I figured it might be a driver problem because when i plug the Ethernet cable ...
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Wifi/Hotspot Not working for RTL8723BE PCIe Wireless Network Adapter For Ubuntu 14.04

I use HP Pavilion 15-ab032tx Laptop and it has the above wireless card by Realtek Semiconductors. Wifi is Not working for me. Follwing is the full specification of the card. I have dual booted Ubuntu ...
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Wifi issue card Atheros AR9485 - HP pavilion - Ubuntu 14 04 LTS

I just installed Ubuntu 14 04 LTS on the computer (it was W8 before). But the wifi is blocked. I get hard block: yes. some more details: network controller: Atheros AR9485 computer: HP ...
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How to use HP 355 G2 fingerprint reader ([138a:0050] Validity Sensors, Inc.)

I just bought a new HP 355 G2 laptop and I'm trying to figure out how to make the built-in fingerprint reader. I have tried installing Fingerprint GUI, but it tells me there are no devices found. ...
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Bang & Olufsen Speakers Not Recognized

Time for a new computer and more Ubuntu setup problems. I have Ubuntu 15.10 installed via USB on a dual boot HP Envy 27qe AiO with Bang & Olufsen speakers. I've been combing the forum trying older ...
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hp-plugin frozen

I've downloaded hplip from their website. Instalation frozen when is run from non-root user, so I've run it as root. But hp-plugin doesn't work as root ;( If I use non-root user, it doesn't response ...
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No sound in Ubuntu on HP Spectre x360

I really like my new HP Spectre x360 laptop and it performs fine running Windows 10 Pro (except for the strange overheating issue, interestingly not present in Ubuntu), except in Ubuntu 15.04, the ...
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Suspend doesn't work after Ubuntu 15.10 update

I have an HP Spectre x360 laptop, and I dual-boot Ubuntu and Windows 10 Pro. I've resorted to downgrading to Ubuntu 15.04 because the suspend feature critical for well...any laptop simply doesn't work ...