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looking for drivers for linux ubuntu 12.04 on HP Pavilion 15-n028sg Notebook-PC (F2U88EA)

I bought HP notebook HP Pavilion 15-n028sg Notebook-PC (F2U88EA) - tried to install Ubuntu 12.04 64bit - it doesnt install the graphic and I got the information I need special drivers for that. How ...
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Wireless drops on HP ENVY dv6 with RT3290 wireless, worked without problem prior to upgrading to Ubuntu 13.10, can it be fixed? YES

I have a HP ENVY dv6 Notebook PC with an AMD A10 quad core and RT3290 wireless. Since I upgraded from Ubuntu 13.04 to 13.10, the wireless connects, but then drops after a few minutes or longer, ...
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How to get the scanner working on HP CM1312 MFP and Ubuntu 13.10

I searched the AskUbuntu and got to two questions about the same issue, which I could not answer because I don't have enough karma :(. So I am posting the solution here. After clean install, and ...
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HP ProBook 4540s Ubuntu 12.04 Wireless Not Working

I bought a Hp ProBook 4540s with SESE Linux installed. I formatted it and installed Ubuntu 12.04LTS as I was not familiar with commands in SUSE. During and after installation I realized it was not ...
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Ubuntu Certified hardware HP MicroServer G7 N54L

Why is the HP MicroServer G7 N54L not on the Ubuntu Certified hardware list?
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ubuntu on HP Pavillion Smart Touch 11 [duplicate]

I try to install Ubuntu 13.10 on my HP Smart Touch, but even trying Ubuntu is impossible as when it starts after the ubuntu logo and loading dots there is only a black screen from where nothing ...
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HP M1132 Printer is not working on Ubuntu 13.10

I have a HP LaserJet M1132 MFP printer. My desktop has Pentium(R) Dual-Core CPU E5700 @ 3.00GHz × 2. I can not print or scan after upgrading to Ubuntu 13.10. I appreciate your help. Best regards.
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Does Ubuntu Server work on HP MicroServer G7 N54L?

I want to purchase a HP MicroServer G7 N54L , but I want to be sure that Ubuntu Server will work fine on it ! I want to use the systemen as MySQL database server.
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poor battery on hp probook 4540s on ubuntu ! help pls [duplicate]

hi i just bought a new hp probook 4540s , I have ubuntu 13.10 and windows 7 on 64 bit installed . the batery on windows last abaout 4h30m and in ubuntu only 1h20m this is not normal ! can enybody help ...
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HP Deskjet 1050A does not print or scan in Lubuntu?

I have a HP Deskjet 1050A All-in-One printer. But the problem with Lubuntu 13.10 ( Saucy Salamender ) is that it does not have the plug and play printer drivers like the other Ubuntu's do. You can ...
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How to enable Optical Fingerprint sensor on HP Probook 4540s?

I have an HP Probook 4540s and want to enable Optical Fingerprint sensor on it. How does one enable it in Ubuntu?
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hp 530 ubuntu 12.04 no wireless

I have a hp 530 laptop with Ubuntu 12.04 installed. With vista I could use the wireless hardware of it, but now it doesn't work. I have tried using the code: sudo rfkill unblock all Does anyone know ...
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How to install Ubuntu in the HP ENVY 3040NR?

I have tried installing the OS via USB key and DVD. In both cases even when the device is chosen as boot option the OS does not initiate and the laptop refers back to Windows 7.
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hp envy 4 - dual win 8 with ubuntu

I have win8 on my envy 4 ullttrabook and i want to dual win8 with ubuntU. I download the instulation and run it throw usb. But, the installision does not recognize my hard disc ,while im in it, throw ...
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Problems with Ubuntu 13.04 (wifi and screen brightness) on HP 2000-2b59WM

I use Linux for over 2 years on my desktop computer, so far I never had many problems and it always worked fine for my needs as an engineering student. Going straight to the point, there is no ...
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Problems while installing Ubuntu on HP Envy 17-j050

I had several issues while trying to install Ubuntu (x64) on the new laptop that I just bought: HP Envy 17-j050ex (specs). I will not raising the common issues about dual-boot, secure boot, setting ...
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what version of Ubuntu should I install in a HP Probook 4540s [duplicate]

I want to dual boot Ubuntu & Windows 7 on my laptop HP ProBook 4540s (core i5), what version of Ubuntu do you think I should install? 12.04 or 13.10?... I'm thinking on possible compatibility ...
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Wireless related issues on HP machine

There was an install fest recently in my college and the iso that was distributed was a customized version of 12.04.3 Now, the iso works fine on machines by Acer and Lenovo, however the HP machines, ...
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HP 8440p - strange sound from speakers during shutdown or reboot (since Ubuntu 12.04)

i've very annoying problem with my speakers. During shutdown or reboot there is strange noise from them simmilar to shuting down guitar aplifier. I've read that this is something due to capacitor ...
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Problems after installing 13.10

Yesterday I did a fresh install of Ubuntu 13.10 and now I am experiencing some problems my wifi sometimes stops working randomly in the earlier version what I did to fix the problem was to go to the ...
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hp probook 4540s no dual boot with linux

My problem is .. I have this laptop hp pro book 4540s with Win 8 after install Mint 15 and Ubuntu 13.10 I cant see the grub loader i mean when the machine start go directly to win 8 ?!! I did every ...
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Regarding network freezing occurred on Ubuntu 13.04 every 2-3 days

everyone. i'm using Ubuntu 13.04 virtual machine based on xen. i've got a problem during using Ubuntu 13.04 for webserver. The problem is eth0 interface abnormally working suddenly. i was still able ...
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HP Envy Fn Key Issue

So I recently installed the nvidia-prime drivers on my HP Envy 17 running Ubuntu 13.10 and because of this it seems that my volume Fn keys don't work anymore. I have tried uninstalling the nvidia ...
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How can I install Ubuntu in my HP Pavillion G4 notebook?

I have a HP Pavilion G4 notebook. I have windows in it and am trying to double boot. I have tried to install Ubuntu in it. I tried to boot from CD, Pen-drive and even tried to do it by downloading ...
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HP Pavilion 15-e061so Notebook PC

I have a HP Pavilion 15-e061so Notebook PC with win 8 and want to reinstall it with Ubuntu 12.03 but it doesnt boot with the a cd or usb. Any help at all will be helpfull <3
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working with command hp-plugin for printer

I am having a scanner/printer which needs hp-plugin, it is installed,some how I have forgotten what went wrong during installation because when I try to run sudo hp-plugin I get following error ...
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Sound not working after ending HDMI connection

I have an HP Envy 15t-j000 installed with Ubuntu 13.10. When connecting my computer to a monitor via HDMI, I have no problem getting the sound to come from the monitor speakers. My problem is that ...
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HP ColorLaserJet 2605dn Printer

After updating from 13.04 to 13.10 (both 64amd) my network printer is detected, but it does not print. My printer is connected to a iOmega isx200 for printer sharing on my home network. It works on ...
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Suspend/resume issue hp envy m6

:) I just installed Ubuntu 13.10 on my HP envy m6. When I press the "power" button and select to suspend, it looks like it goes to sleep (power light flashing, as expected). When I press the power ...
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Where to find touchpad settings in Ubuntu 13.10? [closed]

I upgraded to 13.10 yesterday and when I opened some website I found that the two-finger scrolling is off and I am back to edge scrolling. When I tried to fix it through the System Settings I couldn't ...
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How to install proprietary plugin for printer installation on an ARM based system?

We are using the HP Laserjet printer. Details as provided below: Linux Version: 3.2.0 Model No.: HP Laserjet P1108 We were successful in installing the printer on linux based on x86 architecture. ...
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No internet connection on Compaq 6735S laptop

I am new to Ubuntu (12.04.3). I installed the software to my laptop http://www.lapwik.com/hp-compaq_6735s for typical use (browsing, movies, music ,etc.) I am not a programmer and I can't understand ...
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wifi not getting detected in my HP pavilion 15-N011TU having ubuntu 12.04

I brought a new HP pavilion laptop with Ubuntu 12.04 in it. However the problem is , that is not detecting any wireless connections. Wired connection on the other hand works fine. I tried many things ...
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ATI Mobility Radeon M82/M86/RS780M

I have a HP Pavilion dv5-1200eo Entertainment Notebook PC with ATI Mobility Radeon M82/M86/RS780M and I haven't been able to find any working drivers for it. It is overheating and working poorly. I ...
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How to solve video and mouse issues on HP Pavilion A288N?

I am trying to get an HP Pavilion A288N desktop to run 12.04, but display is bad and mouse acts like an 'eraser'. It has an integrated ProSavageDDR (KM266) graphics card. I'm running already Windows ...
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Where's The Scanned Image?

Ubuntu 13.04 Gimp 2.8.4 HP OfficeJet 6600 scanner/printer hplip 3.12.11 (drivers & stuff for the HP scanner/printer) When I scan in GIMP (file->scan...), it gives me a "scan successful" message ...
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Dispaly problem installing Ubun12.04 on HP 2000 i3 3110M cpu

I have no display when trying to install Ubuntu 12.04 LTS 32 bit on my laptop. Actually there is some very faint display with little brightness. The 64 bit version of 12.04 is for AMD did not work ...
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Ubuntu Stuck On Purple Screen [duplicate]

I have a HP Dv6. I have had Ubuntu installed on the dual boot for some time. Its along side windows 7. I have not booted Ubuntu for quite some time as I have not needed it. Today I decided to boot it, ...
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Why 's my HP Laptop's HDMI turning off when I close my laptop lid?

HP PAVILION G6 UBUNTU 12.10 I've disabled the screen-saver, suspend etc from gconf-editor and /etc/.../ sys files only to fail in my quest each time with no particular success. This might've been a ...
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HP PROBOOK over heating

MY hp probook 4530's fan doesnt seem to be turning up when it needs to. Im currently running the latest version of ubuntu aka 13.04. I dont play games much and my hp probook only has intel 3000 ...
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Problems plotting with scilab

I have a HP 450, and have installed Scilab 5.4.1. The problem is that it doesn't plot anything I want to plot. I've tried the simplest funtions I can have tried, and what I get is an empty window. I ...
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Battery usage got very high after switching to Ubuntu (HP Pavilion G6-2348SG)

I just switched to Ubuntu from Windows 7 on my HP Pavilion G6-2348SG Notebook and it seems like the battery usage increased a lot. Also, I cant find any drivers, which would probably solve the ...
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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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How do I download and install wireless drivers with NO internet?

I installed Ubuntu 12.04 alongside Windows 7 on a HP dv6700 laptop. I can access wireless internet from my Windows side, but not on Ubuntu. I have NO wired connection available to me to use. I ...
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I have a patch for my laptop that needs to be added but I have no idea how to apply it

This is a link to the bug and people say it has been patched but I don't know how to apply the patch. https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/linux/+bug/529477 The bug is on the HP Dv6 pavilion ...
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Ubuntu won't recognize dvd drive

I just installed ubuntu 13.04 on my hp pavilion dv2000 and it won't recognize my dvd drive. I know very little about computers. Can anybody walk me through figuring this out? I originally installed ...
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Ubuntu 12.10 (32bit) System heatup

I'm using HP envy 4 intel i5 3rd gen, 4GB ram, 2GB ATI Raedon 7670M graphics card. freshly installed Ubuntu 12.10 (32bit) in my laptop used to turn off within 20 minutes due to overheating. i followed ...
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at 10 percent brightness my screen is at 100%

I have Kubuntu 13.04 installed on an HP envy DV7 with the dual graphics chipsets intel 4000 and Nvidia 630M. And when I try to reduce my screen brightness it doesn´t actually go down until it reaches ...
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HP650 Atheros AR9485 card doesnt work

A week ago I bought HP650. There was a preinstalled OpenSuse11. I decided to install Ubuntu 12.04. Everything works well except the wireless and bluetooth. The wireless works on Suse. Ubuntu finds ...
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Live DVD's will not boot [duplicate]

I have a brand new HP Envy 17-j020us Core i7 w/Win8 laptop that I cannot boot on any live DVD. I,ve tried 12.04,12.10 and 13.04. I've tried Secure boot off and on, Legacy boot off and on. Grub loads ...