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

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Install HP LaserJet Professional M1132 MFP, connected to a Synology DiskStation

I've got a HP LaserJet Professional M1132 MFP which is connected to a Synology DiskStation. I would like to install it to print from my Ubuntu 14.04. Ubuntu discovers the printer with DNS-SD and tries ...
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HP 2133 Souncard don't working :(

I am new with Kubuntu systems. I killed my win-xp on this Netbook and start new with Kubuntu trusty. my audio-system is not working. when I look at the Systemcontroller, I can see an incoming signal ...
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Windows shared HP DJ 4180 installed OK but will not print

I can install a windows shared HP DJ printer all OK. On Unbutu the print process seems to go all OK and sends to the windows printer. The printer starts (making some I'm about to print noises) but ...
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How to perform a HP BIOS upgrade with only Ubuntu?

I have a HP Spectre XT netbook. The installed BIOS is F14 and the latest one on their website is F26. I'd like to do an upgrade but they only provide a Windows executable. I tried booting with FreeDOS ...
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gscan2pdf Stopped Working With HP 8600

I have been using both an HP 8600 and a HP 6500 All-In-One printers for scanning with gscan2pdf. After an upgrade from 12.04 to 14.04 (and many updates), gscan2pdf continues to work with HP 6500 but ...
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Ubuntu on HP TX2500 (or Xubuntu, Lubuntu, etc.)

I am fairly new to Ubuntu and would like to run Ubuntu on my HP TX2500. Or Xubuntu if that would make it work more smooth. Or even Lubuntu. But I can't find any guides about installing some recent ...
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Printer not recognized on Ubuntu Libre Office?

I have an HP Officejet J4660 All-inOne printer and I want to print files with Libre Office but it doesn't recognize the printer no matter what I do, am I missing something or the printer is just ...
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Function buttons not working properly on Ubuntu (HP Sleekbook)

I have a few problems regarding my function buttons, so far the only function button working is the volume, it works fine. But I have some issues with the others. Brightness button doesn't work ...
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Intel Dual Band Wireless-AC 3160 not being recognized by laptop, 14.04

My wifi quit working today on my HP Envy m6 laptop with 14.04 installed on it. I honestly cannot determine what the problem is. Either the card is just dead or I just haven't found what I need to. ...
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No GUI screen after upgrading to 14.04

I have HP laptop. I had upgraded to 14.04 yesterday and after updating everything was working fine. Except today I boot up and there's no gui login screen. Startx throws errors and freezes. I have ...
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Printing differnt paper sizes with Libreoffice writer

Printing a document in A4 everything is OK. When I change to A5 it prints the text in a light blue. I never had this problem with the 32 bit release on my laptop. On my PC with 64 bit it happens with ...
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Installing HP Deskjet on Chromebook using Ubuntu?

I have an HP Chromebook 14 and have bought an HP Deskjet Ink Advantage 1515 which cannot be installed on Chrome OS. Can I use Ubuntu to install the printer on my Chromebook?
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Show ubuntu boot as UEFI in boot selection HP Envy

I've recently installed xubuntu on my HP Envy 15. I can't set it as default boot because it is not seen as UEFI boot. The strange fact is that the usb drive I used to install xubuntu (made with ...
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How can I enable hibernation for a HP EliteDesk 800 G1 TWR machine?

I've tried to hibernate my HP EliteDesk 800 G1 TWR PC using the command sudo pm-hibernate which exited with no message, error code 128. The man page for pm-hibernate says: A return ...
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efibootmgr Persistence on HP Envy Laptop

I have a HP Envy laptop, with a spinning SATA hard drive on /dev/sda and an mSATA SD on /dev/sdb. Legacy boot mode doesn't appear to work, since it wants to boot from sda not sdb, and the BIOS ...
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HP laptop Ubuntu 12LTS do not search for Wlan device

There are plenty of materials online to trouble shooting network problem on ubuntu platform. I have searched for them and studied 2 hours, no gain. So it will be so great someone can give a hand here. ...
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HP Pavilion 11-n038ca touchscreen

I have installed Ubuntu 14.04 on a HP Pavilion 11-n038ca laptop, but the touchscreen is not working. Can anyone tell me how to make it work? Thanks.
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HP envy 15, Boot from usb

I'm trying to boot a live usb from an HP envy 15 but I can' seem to do it. I have already entered the bios setup, disabled secure boot, enabled legacy support. But, the bios sasys that when legacy ...
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Ubuntu 14.04.1: Brillo de pantalla/ Backlight: HP Pavilion 14-v003la

no puedo cambiar el brillo de pantalla de mi Notebook HP con las teclas F2 y F3, Ubuntu me las reconoce, pero a la hora de presionarlas no cambia el brillo. Estas son las especificaciones del mi lap: ...
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Cannot calibrate HP touchscreen

I have an HP x360 laptop that has a touchscreen. However, I can't calibrate it in Ubuntu. I dual boot windows 8.1 and ubuntu and the touchscreen works fine in windows 8.1 I have tried using ...
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hp deskjet f4288 not detecting

Not able to print by connecting HP deskjet f4288 all in one. When I check in printers section, it asks me for network printers. While no option for the directly connected printer.
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Unable to install Ubuntu to my fresh HP laptop

I have tried installing Ubuntu from both CD and a bootable usb device. But in both cases it doesn't even show the option to boot. It directly goes to my default DOS os. I am sure that I have arranged ...
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Laptop is bootting directly into Windows 8

I tried to install Ubuntu 14.04 LTS 64 bit along side Windows 8.1 on my HP 15-n203tx laptop.I created a bootable USB. When I tried using legacy boot it didn't detect my Windows. So I tried ...
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HP3070 hold's it's printing

I have triet to install HP3070 drivers for Ubuntu. Everything went allright. But for some reason everytime i try to print something it's beeing held. I think I might have found a solution in this ...
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F12 for wifi not working on HP M6-1045DX

I've searched for hours and tried multiple suggestions to no avail, except for editing iwlwifi.conf and adding the "extra options", I'm not sure doing that part applies to my setup or not. OK, here's ...
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Bluetooth doesn't work on HP Probook 440 (xubuntu 14.04)

I think the BT device isn't recognized. In the Blueman the Device menu is disabled and when I try to do search "Resource Not Ready" appears at the bottom. I cannot use this advice How to enable ...
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Is it possible to install Ubuntu as a dual boot from inside Windows 8.1?

I know that it is possible using Unetbootin for windows up to Windows 7, however they mention nothing of Windows 8 or 8.1 support. On top of that, I seem unable to use a USB flash drive to install it. ...
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How to install Ubuntu Server on HP ProLiant MicroServer Gen8?

Which settings at the HP software are necessary to make a bootable Ubuntu-server on HP ProLiant MicroServer Gen8 with 1 hard disk drive 1 of 4 slots? I installed several times Ubuntu from a USB drive ...
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HP 3070a helds it's printing

I have a problem with HP 3070. It just holds printing and that's it. And I receive communication errors. After quite some time of searching on the internet, I have found some topic, which I hope can ...
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No Sound from Headphone Jack - HP Pavilion 871

I have gone through many questions citing this same issue. The sound comes out of my laptop speakers but not through the headphone jack. If I plug in an HDMI cable, the sound does come through that ...
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Reset a printer on Ubuntu 14.04

What I want is a procedure that returns a printer to the "system just booted" state. This entails: The printer is ready and accepting jobs. The printer's job queue is empty. Maybe something else I ...
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Bluetooth not working for HP dv 7 6b32 us

I am using Ubuntu 14.04 with Gnome. I dual booted it with Windows 7. When I try to launch the Bluetooth Application, I get a message in the launched app "No Bluetooth Adapters Found". The app thus ...
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touchpad does not work in HP Pavilion X2 tablet

I just installed the last version of ubuntu 64 bits in this tablet that had the windows 8. All seems alright including the toucscreen but the touchpad does not work. How to solve this? I tried to ...
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wifi not showing in hp pavilion g6 2320tx

I have an hp pavilion g6 2320tx which had windows 8 installed in it. Recently I have switched to ubuntu 14.04 LTS. But it is not showing any wifi connection. The Wifi enable/disable switch is not ...
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My HP Pavilion g6 won't resume from suspend and I'm running 14.04

During inactivity I can reactivate it and resume as normal, but if I manually select to go into suspend mode or if I close the lid then it won't come out of suspend mode. The computer will still stay ...
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HP 510 microphone is not working

This notebook is really old and I decided to install Lubuntu 14.04.1 here.Everything is more than better, but I have a problem with the microphone. I already install Pulseaudio and tried a ton of ...
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Wireless not working after ubuntu 14.04 install?

I installed ubuntu 14.04 on hp dv6000. The networks are detected but do not connect. here's the output requested on similar questions http://pastebin.ubuntu.com/8254387/ Any help greatly appreciated. ...
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I cannot scan from HP deskeskjet 3056A

Everything else works great, but scan cannot communicate... Have set up everything as well as troubleshoot as website recommends... still no luck.
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HP P1102 printer not working properly

I had to re-install Ubuntu 12.04. My HP LaserJet P1102 is now printing at a very low dpi (for want of a better description). It prints in a very rough draft quality only. I went into "Settings" and ...
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Slow and incorrect sizing after a force restart

I have had Ubuntu 14.04 installed on my laptop for nearly 5 months but as of yesterday when I force shut down the laptop with my external monitor plugged in everything has been large and slow and the ...
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ubuntu 14.04LTS install/ driver support for HP 15-ga004AU

I have go the laptop mentioned in the titile. It has very unacceptable performance due to low ram. I want to install 14.04 (32bit) for some smoother operation. However, after lots of surfing on the ...
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Cant install Ubuntu alongside Windows 7 on HP 650 - Cant recognize Windows partition

I have a notebook HP 650 and I removed Windows 8 to install Windows 7. I have disabled Secureboot and installed Win7 successfully. When I boot Ubuntu live cd, the installation manager is unable to ...
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Installing Ubuntu 14.04.1 LTS from USB on an UEFI system stops in grub rescue shell - how to continue?

I want to install Ubuntu 14.04.1 from USB on a system with UEFI (from HP) instead of BIOS where Windows 7 is preinstalled. Unfortunately booting from USB-Stick hangs at the Grub "rescue shell" with ...
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Touchpad not working in HP Pavilion 14 Notebook with Ubuntu 14.04

I recently installed Ubuntu 14.04 in my laptop and it's wonderful, but the only problem is my touchpad. It is not as sensitive as it should be and clicking with it instead of using the button only ...
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Hewlett Packard Keyboard's spacebar not auto-typing

I'm using an HP keyboard with a PS/2 port, and the spacebar functions normally when pressed, but doesn't elicit a response when held. First, has this happened to anyone else? Second, if so, is there ...
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HP Mini upgrade from 12.04 to 13.?? failed [closed]

I have an HP Mini 1030NR that was on 12.04 for about a year with no problems. A couple of days ago I checked for updates and version 13 was available to upgrade so I selected update. After it ...
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I can not print on Windows 7 shared printer

For a while I can not print from my Ubuntu 12.04 64 bit pc on a Windows 7 shared printer. Before that everything was ok. The printer is HP LaserJet 1100. The error message is: "File ...
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Can not print after upgrading from 12.x to 14.04

After upgrading from V12.04 to V14.04 I am not able to print. I am using an HP LaserJet 400 M451dn. The printer troubleshooter told me that there is no solution to the problem. This is the output of ...
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Is HP ProLiant BL660c Gen8 Ubuntu Server certified?

Need help to determine if the HP ProLiant BL660c Gen8 hardware is Ubuntu server certified and/or will be reviewed to be certified soon.
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wifi hotspot is not working..[ hard blocked:yes]

I'm completely new to Ubuntu , I have Ubuntu 14.04 installed. I am unable to turn on the wireless key in the network panel. Whenever I try rfkill unblock all and rfkill list all then it shows -> ...