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

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HP Officejet 8600 Pro Duplex Scanning

I have an HP Officejet 8600 Pro that I use with HPLIP and I am having troubles with scanning on Ubuntu 12.04 LTS. I cannot do manual duplex scanning with Simple Scan, gscan2pdf, where nothing is ...
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terminal commands “command not found”

I'm very new to Ubuntu and having a few problems. I'm trying to debrick my HP Touchpad via the jc scullin wiki method, but when I'm inputting a command in the terminal such as Run" cd Downloads" I ...
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Can't install ubuntu in hp pavilion kernel not supported

I bought a new HP Pavilion laptop with AMD a10 processor. While trying to install Ubuntu it shows that graphics is not supported. and the installation fails corrupting the MBR. I tried to install it ...
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HP-G62 with a SynPS/2 Synaptics TouchPad

In Windows 7/8/8.1 there was a program I could use to configure the different gestures on my touchpad. Like a 3-finger swipe to browse horizontaly. Is there any program to configure such things in ...
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How to find the Cuda path?

I try to install a program, and I cannot install it because of this question it asks me during the installation: Where is the CUDA software for nVIDIA GPUs installed? On our system CUDA is in ...
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HP Pavillion 15 e016tx bluetooth adapter is not found Ubuntu 13.04

I recently installed Ubuntu 13.04 (clean installation). WiFi is working automatically though the shortcut button which was given by HP is not working to turn it on or off. My problem is that ...
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HP G62 Touchpad

I have a HP-G62 with a SynPS/2 Synaptics TouchPad. While I was using Windows 8, i could use 3 fingers to swipe trough photos. Is there anything like a driver, so I could map the 3-finger swipe? In ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 on HP 20-2000ez [duplicate]

My problem is that I can't install ubuntu. I've disabled the security boot etc. I see the logo of ubuntu, the points of loading and than the screen go all in black. What can I do to fix this?
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Difficulty flashing BIOS on an HP Pavilion Slimline desktop

I used these instructions to flash my bios, but freedos says the file can't be run in DOS mode. Here is the page I got the file from. I also thought it was strange that there is an exe file but no ...
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What else do I need to close the lid on HP Pavilion g7 running Ubuntu 13.10?

HP Pavilion g7 is running under Ubuntu 13.10 and have an external monitor (connected to HDMI port). Power settings configured to: "When the lid is closed" - "Do nothing" (both on battery and when ...
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laptop overheating also after installing latest kernel

I got HP g6 laptop with i3 processor, AMD radeon 7450M dedicated GPU. I got ubuntu 13.10 installed. It is overheating too much. I tried changing to latest kernel 3.12.x and also edited grub file ...
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HP ML330 G6 not booting - sbin/init not found

1 of 4 drives failed - replacement installed and logical drive rebuilt successfully - no other hardware faults. Ubuntu 9.10 server installed. On boot, 1 logical drive found, but following messages ...
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How can I remove an application indicator in the panel for Ubuntu 12.04?

The driver for my HP printer has installed an indicator in the panel. I have two problems with it. First, its design doesn't fit that of the panel, so it looks ugly. Second, it's not very ...
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Printing from Ubuntu Chromebook to Mac OS X server

I am running 12.04 via crouton. I can print via Google Cloud but would like to print direct from Linux as well. I can enter the IP of the printer but then I get a list of connections of which ...
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Ubuntu - how to fix this problem with HP Elite 800 all in one? often i get black screen with mouse cursor only [closed]

How to get the desktop always? Instead of after reboot it shows mouse cursor only and black screen nothing else works unless i go to ctrl+alt+f1 and use it as command line. version: Linux ...
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failed install ubuntu 12.04

I'm trying to install Ubuntu 12.04 in my laptop (HP spectre 13, which is already running Windows 8.1). I'm using a USB flash drive (ubuntu-12.04.3-desktop-amd64.iso). Before installing it, I used the ...
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No sound on HP compac dc5800 with Ubuntu 13.10

Everything is in the title. I tried previous solutions like adding: options snd-hda-intel model=hp-dv5 to /etc/modprobe.d/alsa-base.conf But obviously it is not the right model or ...
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13.10 install on HP mini 2133

I wanted to install 13.10 on my Hp mini 2133, but main problem is that screen resolution during installation is not optimal for Hp mini 2133, and therefore all dialogs are too big, so I cannot see ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 Wireless problem in hp pavilion g6 [duplicate]

This is the first time i use a linux distribution and i have a problem. I installed ubuntu without any problems but i can not connect networks. I simply can not turn on wifi because function keys do ...
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Ubuntu installation on hp dv2000

I've been trying to get ubuntu to run on my hp dv 2000 with an amd turion x2 processor and an nvidia GeForce 7150M / nForce 630M card. The problem is that I am getting horizontal lines on the screen. ...
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Is is safe to let Ubuntu resize my Windows partition during installation?

I have a HP Pavilion 15-n077so laptop with Windows 8.1. I want to keep Windows but I want also install Ubuntu. I think this is uefi laptop, so is there anything to take care about before installation? ...
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Kernel panic on boot: not syncing (HP dv6, Ubuntu 12.10 64bit)

I am running Ubuntu 12.10 64bit on an HP Pavillion dv6. Everything works fine except I randomly get a kernel panic "not syncing" when booting. After manually rebooting I usually get the same error; ...
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Install Ubuntu on HP mini HP2133

I wanted to install Ubuntu on a HP mini (HP 2133). I created an USB bootable stick (1.9Gb) with Ubuntu desktop 13.10 32-bit version using Universal USB installer 1.9.5.2 (I also checked the box to ...
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HDMI extension not working properly in HP - envy laptop

I am trying to extend the screen. I am using HP-envy m6 laptop, when I am connecting my HDMI cord, to my television, the screen is not properly adjusted. Also on moving mouse the display starts to ...
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Installing Ubuntu replacing Windows 8.1 on HP with UEFI

Product : HP Pavillion 15-n206tx Pre-loaded OS : Windows 8.1 I am seeking to replace Windows 8.1 (NO DUAL-BOOT) after backing up my licensed version of Windows 8.1. I have recovery partition but I ...
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Ubuntu 13.10: No ethernet + WiFi on hp mini 1033CL netbook (Marvell + BCM4312)

I took out my hp mini 1033 CL netbook from its retirement today and installed Ubuntu 13.10 on it to use it during a trip abroad soon. All seems to be working fine except connecting it to the ...
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Unable to configure wireless/bluetooth on laptop

I have an HP Compaq nx7400 laptop that has previously been running Windows 7. Since I have an additional PC with Windows 7 that serves as my main tool, I have decided to try the latest Ubuntu 13.10 on ...
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Does ubuntu work with a HP Deskjet F2480

I am thinking of updating my old XP Desktop to ubuntu. i was just wondering does ubuntu work with a HP Deskjet F2480 All in one Printer/Scanner? I would like it to be able, to Print & Scan. ...
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safe to use Cpufreq

I have a hp pavilion dv5220us with a dual core T2050 (1.6Ghz , 2M L2 Cache , 533mhz Fsb.). I was womdering if it is safe to use CPU freq. the applet for Ubuntu 12.04.
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Ubuntu 13.10 & HP ENVY m6-1310sa, bad wifi connection

I installed Kubuntu 13.10, with the 3.11.0-14 kernel, to a HP ENVY m6-1310sa laptop. My wireless connection was unreliable; it frequently disconnected and could reconnect only after reloading its ...
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Turning off Bluetooth also turns off Wi-Fi on HP Pavilion dm4-1150ea

Just upgraded from 10.04 to 12.04 on a dual boot HP Pavilion dm4-1150ea. If I disable Bluetooth then Wi-Fi is also disabled. I have looked at these similar reported issues: ...
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Problem installing HP Wireless Printer

I have an HP5510 Wireless printer that I have been using for a year or two. I have no problems connecting to it with both my current laptop running 12.04LTS and my wife's Windows 8 HP laptop. I ...
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Suspend/Wake Up not working - black screen

If I suspend laptop (closing lid, calling pm-suspend or doing it manually from menu), when I wake it up, everything seems to turn on except for screen. Screen remain literally off, so even backlight ...
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Can I Hurt my Ubuntu System by installing LXDE

I Have Ubuntu 12.04 LTS and recently installed LXDE. I had heard that it could damage the Unity... but there was no confermation of the bug i havent had issues yet but was wrorried that they could ...
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I would like to make my new HP Envy 700-230qe Desktop a dual boot platform

I am currently running Windows 8.1 -- 12GB memory -- 2TB Sata hard drive -- RJ-45 Ethernet connection -- and a Premium Wireless-N LAN card & Bluetooth Does anyone have any information as to how I ...
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Got a bumblebee error: HP-Notebook bumblebeed[3064]: [XORG] (EE) Invalid isolated device specification

I have a HP Pavilion 15-n061sr (ENERGY STAR) laptop with 2 videocards: Nvidia Geforce 740M and Intel 4000 HD. I installed Ubuntu 13.10 x86_64 and Bumblebee by following these instructions: ...
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HP proliant ML370 G4 server

I have an old HP Proliant ML370 G4 server. I tried to install ubuntu (MythBuntu) from USB stick, and after installatin started and logo of Mythbuntu shows up, I got an error Ubuntu 12.04 .... ...
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I have a problem with install Ubuntu (laptop HP)

I have a problem with install Ubuntu 13.10, 12.04 on the Laptop HP Pavilion dv6000. I think that problem with vedeocard, Nvidia gforce 750M. photo:
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HP Pavilion G6 overheating due to the graphics driver

I have an HP Pavilion G6 where I recently installed Ubuntu instead of Windows 7 on it I googled a bit and found out that the problem to my overheating was the graphics accelerator which was "FGLRX ...
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HP Envy 15 wifi toggle

I just got Ubuntu 13.10 on my new HP laptop. The F6 key is for mute and when you use it the orange light lights up on the key and the sound turns off. F12 is for wifi (on windows 8 it toggles airplane ...
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Running Ubuntu on HP 250

I am a ubuntu n00b! I have decided to install it on my HP 250. However, I am having video problems. I think it is the video driver. When Ubuntu boots up the screen is black. It will stay black unless ...
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cannot install ubuntu 13.10 on new HP Spectre 13

I cannot install ubuntu 13.10 on new HP Spectre 13, it boots onto black screen after selecting Install Ubuntu from bootable USB drive. Thoughts? Thank you. Here are the specs: Windows 8.1 64 • 4th ...
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Installing Ubuntu alongside a pre-installed version of Windows 8 with UEFI

I've heard a lot of good things about Ubuntu, so I decided to try it out on my HP notebook 2000 laptop (via LiveUSB). My laptop came pre-installed with Windows 8, and it has a UEFI system. However, ...
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Ubuntu 13.10 graphics issues

I have not been able to install Ubuntu on my HP Envy 17. I was wondering if there was a distro I could get that had the HP Intel Graphics 4400 driver installed. I was wondering if i could get an iso ...
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touchpad stops working in HP 4515s

Sometimes it just stops working, usually when it's busy, not always. I'd like to get some code to reboot the touchpad, so I don't have to restart the computer every time. Maybe a driver that works or ...
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How to install printer HP DESKJET 3524? [duplicate]

I have an Ubuntu 12.04 and want to setup my HP DESKJET 3524 all in one printer. How can I install this printer?
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Ubuntu on HP Touch pad

This question may have been asked a million times but I'm looking for a simple answer, yes or no, can Ubuntu be loaded (and run) on an HP Touch Pad and if yes, what version? Sorry if this seems a ...
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Hp Deskjet 1010 printers drivers for ubuntu 12.04

I can't installs drivers from Hp site. I can't install hp lip 3.13.11 run. I don't find support tech and can't run the hp Cd printer drivers on my computer with Ubuntu 12.04.
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Why doesn't my HP Deskjet 2514 work?

I'm new to Ubuntu (using version 12.04 LTS), so maybe there's something obvious I'm missing. I hope that's the case. I'm on my second printer, and keep having the same problem. I'm currently using ...
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Installing Ubuntu on a HP Envy 17-j083ca

Is it possible to install Ubuntu on the laptop i am planning to by. see this website . I would like to install it as a virtual drive / operating system, reading this page. i read about the UEFI ...