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

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hp envy 15 j069-sf, trying to dual boot Win8 and Ubuntu 12.04LTS, multiple struggle

I have a HP Envy 15 j069sf, on which I must dual boot windows 8(.1) and Ubuntu >12.04. It came with Windows 8.1 pre-installed, I used GParted to erase all the disk and install Windows 8.1 myself on ...
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UEFI Booting in HP Envy x2 g050la Insyde BIOS

It is not a duplicate, since the UEFI options are not available other than disabling secure boot on it. It just doesn't boot to Ubuntu LiveCD at all (I've changed boot order.), and trying to boot from ...
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Lubuntu 13.10 and HP Printer Problems

I have a problem with getting my HP LaserJet Professional 1102w printer to actually print; I have already downloaded and installed hplip and ran hp-setup in both the interactive mode as well as going ...
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installing ububtu on hp pavillion 15-E034TX [duplicate]

i am using hp Pavilion 15-E034TX.i have already installed windows 8 in it.i have to install ubuntu on my laptop alongside with windows.but when i am loading bootcd to install ubuntu it will show ...
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WIFI is not working on hp pavilion nseries

Wifi is not working on my laptop hp pavilion nseries.. any help on how can i make it work.. I have already tried the steps in the following link : HP Pavilion 15-e043CL AMD - Wifi not working Any ...
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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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Configure volume max range to be about 150% or find good Beats Audio driver?

My laptop, HP Envy Spectre XT, unfortunately has Beats Audio. As far as I understand, there isn't a straightforward driver for Beats Audio for Linux. The best thing one can do is use hda-jack-retask. ...
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Lubuntu 13.10 doesn't allways boot properly?

i installed lubuntu 13.10 on my hp compaq 2510p after i upgraded from a hdd to a ssd. since the first installation laptop has got boot problems. sometimes it boots properly but most of the time it ...
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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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ubuntu battery on Dv5220us

Tech info: OS:Ubuntu 12.04 LTS , Memory: 993.1 Mib Processer intel (r) CPU T2050 (Dual Core) @ 1.6 GHZ (1600Mhz), Os:32 bit.... im using an HP Pavillion DV5220us I have a clean install (was done ...
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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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Printing problem in HP Laserjet 4250 in ubuntu 10.04

I have a HP Laserjet 4250 printer in ubuntu 10.04. I am getting the following error when printing self-test page : /usr/lib/cups/backend/lpd failed. Here are the output of the lpstat -t : ...
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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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HP laptop screen fails to return after sleep

I am using an HP laptop that originally came with windows 8 installed. I replaced windows with ubuntu 13.10 and, for the most part it works fine (but I suppose after windows 8, even a cardboard box ...
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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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boot an HP mini 210-1024 from a usb stick using 12.0.4.3 live.

I am trying to boot an HP mini 210-1024 from a usb stick using 12.0.4.3 live. this works on my IBM t-42. The stick was built using unetbootin. The hp gets to the HP screen, the press esc to enter ...
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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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Install Ubuntu on HP Pavilion dv6-3170se Entertainment Notebook PC

I would like to ask if I can install Ubuntu on my Laptop HP Pavilion dv6-3170se Entertainment Notebook PC. Link to my Product Specifications: Click Here for Specifications
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wifi not detected on HP envy touch

I just bought a new envy touch from hp with windows 8.1...and really didn't like windows 8.1 all that much so i tried installing ubuntu 13.1 on it. 13.1 wouldn't even run actually past the language ...
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How do I configure CUPS for a continuous feed printer?

I have an HP DesignJet 430 plotter than I need to configure. Everything works except that I can not define the media size as being on a roll. I need my media definition to be 36" wide and infinitely ...
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Problems with hp mini 1204

After installing 32-bit Ubuntu 12.04 on a hp mini 1204, I've experienced Boot problems, display problems, wireless problems. The laptop had win xp before, thinking actually going back. Minor problems ...
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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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How to fix Ubuntu booting to a command line after an update?

I have been running Ubuntu 12.04 off of a HP pavilion dv2000 for a while now, probably about a year or so. I've not had many issues other than not being able to properly install a graphics driver on ...
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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 ...
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HP Printer does not scan any document in ubuntu

I am using ubuntu 11.10 for last 2 or 3 days. I like it. Now problem is that, When I installed my printer HP F2180 on ubuntu. It prints very well in ubuntu.but, I cannot scan any type of document ...
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Right version of Ubuntu [duplicate]

My parents have just given my their old laptop; it has a jawdropping 500MB of RAM and a 1.4 ghz processor. Is there a version of ubuntu that would function well on it? Cheers
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Multitouch Gestures on Ubuntu 13.10

I've recently purchased an HP Envy Touchsmart 15 and so far the touchscreen has worked excellently and I'm very pleased with it. I know of the 4 finger to open the dash and the 3 to move windows so I ...
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Broadcom Hybrid Chipset Wifi Works Bluetooth Does Not

I have a HP Envy Touchsmart 15 and it has a hybrid Broadcom chipset that's both Wifi and Bluetooth. Wifi works excellently however the Bluetooth doesn't work. Ubuntu recognizes that the computer does ...
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HP dv6 2020sa // battery?

I got to understand that HP dv6 series aren't the best choice for ubuntu. The problem is the battery. If I disconnect the cable everything dies instantaneously. What can I do ? I suppose you'll ask ...
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Ubuntu 13.04 - Excessive Fan Noise

I know this question has been posted several times - but I am not able to find a convincing solution. The problem is simple - there is excessive fan noise when I am running Ubuntu 13.04, and no this ...
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I have trouble finding the url and drivers for my HP network printer

I want to find the HP printer that shares my wifi router, also another linux machine on the same network
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HPLIP will not open

I have just installed HPLIP using the Ubuntu Software Centre in to 12.04LTS. The icon has appeared in Unity, but nothing happens when I click on it. I have run hp-check -t in terminal and get the ...
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Dual boot Windows 8.1 and Ubuntu [duplicate]

I have a hp envy dv7 with windows 8 installed from factory and recently upgraded to Windows 8.1. I have dual booted windows and ubuntu on my last windows 7 laptop, but now I can´t figure it out. On ...
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Restore HP Envy dv6 to factory settings

I bought a HP Envy dv6 and tried to dual boot with Ubuntu 13.04. Since I couldn't get it to work, I figured out that I could do it with Windows 7. The thing is that the wifi drivers aren't available, ...