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Internal SD card reader not mounted/detected HP realtek rts5227

I recently installed Ubuntu 14.04 on my HP Envy m7-j020dx. The only problem I am currently having is that the internal SD card reader does not seem to be detected at all. I have tried to find a ...
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How do I make S-Video and RCA ports on docking station work?

I posted this on Ubuntu Forums, but it's been five days and nobody's responded yet, so I'm asking here now. I have an HP EliteBook 6930p with an EN488AA docking station. There is no video coming out ...
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Bluetooth adapter not found HP 250 g2 Ubuntu 14.04 lts

On boot there are two messages - Bluetooth: error in firmware loading err = -110, len = 440, size = 4076 and Bluetooth : Loading patch file failed and in the bluetooth settings it says "no ...
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HP Evny M6 K025DX touch screen

When I first installed it 14.04 on a new HDD the touch screen worked flawlessly, I had pinch to zoom. Then In stalled Linux Mint and didn't like it and went back to Ubuntu 14.04 64bit, and updated (i ...
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Laptop Screen Black After Suspend

I'm a newer user to Linux and am running into an issue with suspend on my laptop. I have a HP Envy m6 with a AMD A10-4600M APU with Radeon HD Graphics I'm running Ubuntu 14.04 LTS The issue is that ...
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How can I get my webcam to work with Ubuntu 14.04?

I have an HP Elitebook 850 G1, and installed a fresh copy of Ubuntu 14.04, however Ubuntu is not detecting the built-in Webcam. Is there any ways to fix this, and why this is happening?
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Laptop fans go wild after waking from suspend 13.10

When my laptop wakes up from suspend the fans start running at 100%. I've look around all over the place but I can't find an answer. Only a reboot fixes the problem. It is a HP ProBook 4510s I've ...
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Slow Wlan on Ubuntu 12.04 LTS

I installed Ubuntu about 5 weeks ago and I really like it =). But I'm suffering from an extremely slow Wlan connection. It's the same problem in different Networks, and I don't have the same problems ...
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Problems installing Ubuntu 13.10 on HP Pavilion TouchSmart 14-n019nr Laptop [duplicate]

I wanted to share my experiences with installing Ubuntu 13.10 on the 14-n019nr laptop. I did the straightforward thing first. I created a DVD from the Ubuntu ISO and tried to boot the laptop to ...
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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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1answer
133 views

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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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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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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2answers
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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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keyboard problem HP dm4-2015dx

My keyboard does not works - than I try to put the question here but it's not possible because it don't meet there standard! - MY KEYBOARD DON"T WORK! - I did not make this problem, now I had to ...
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48 views

When I Boot From Install USB The Colours Are All Messed Up, And The Resolution Is To High

When I booted into the Ubuntu USB, the colours were all very messed up compared to how it looked the last time I installed Ubuntu to a desktop PC, but the resolution was too high, and I could not see ...
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170 views

Issues with Ubuntu 12.10 64-bit on HP ProBook 4530s Notebook PC

I installed Ubuntu 12.10 64-bit on HP ProBook 4530s Notebook PC (64-bit, Intel® Core™ i3-2310M CPU @ 2.10GHz × 4), but wifi doesn't work, video driver doesn't detect and processor is overheating. ...
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Ububtu 13.10: WiFi not working on HP650 laptop

After upgrading to Ubuntu 13.10, the WIFI on my HP650 laptop no longer works. This happened before on 12.10, but was fixed on subsequent updates. How to fix this issue?
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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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1answer
376 views

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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1answer
233 views

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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154 views

Linux version for hp nx6125

Please advise the best ubuntu version to install on HP NX6125 laptop with AMD Turion 64 mobile ML-30 1.6 Gz processor with 348MB RAM ?
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Attempting to install Ubuntu on an HP Touchsmart TM2

When I go into the setup utility I have the options: Main, Security, Diagnostics, System Configuration, Exit This is different from what I've seen online when trying to find a guide. But, in the ...
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2answers
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Cannot change brightness setting using function buttons or using the brightness control bar on HP laptop

I faced this problem when I brought a new HP Laptop , hoping to install Ubuntu(Linux) but when i booted from a Live DVD the brightness was set at max and wouldnt be changed from the function keys or ...
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Ubuntu or linux does not reconize sim slot card (hp 24un..)

My PC is HP mini 110, with card hp 24un. When i have installed Windows 7 or 8 (of course cracked OS), i have also installed drivers by HP. Then, i deleted Windows and installed Linux OS (Debian, Mint, ...
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RAM doubled from 8 gb to 16 gb, now ubuntu 13.04 is SO SLOW!

I upgraded my RAM amount from 8 GB to 16 GB tonight. After the upgrade Ubuntu takes forever to boot and doing anything on the OS is hideously slow now. You can click on a menu and it will take ...
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2answers
322 views

Ubuntu 13.04 only sometimes starts: “no System-disk or disk error”

I just installed Ubuntu 13.04 on my HP 2530p Laptop with no other OS installed. All worked well but when restarting, after the BIOS screen, there was just a blank black screen reading "no system-disk ...
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1answer
433 views

Ubuntu 13.04: Audio does not work on HP Probook 4530s

I'm having a problem with the build in audio of my HP ProBook 4530s laptop (with Ubuntu 13.04), there is no sound at all. If I connect a USB headphone, the headphone does work correctly. So I guess ...
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361 views

how to install wireless driver for my old laptop hp dv6 1340ej

its connected to the internet and all fine but its very and slow and I've tried almost everything with some terminal commands and I got some improve but still slow compared to the internet win I login ...
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installation problems Ubuntu 13.04 and or 12.04

Can not get 12.04.2 LTS or 13.04 to install passed the "Prepare to install Ubuntu" step. Screen goes black thin fills up with "[ 4248.028011]" followed by numerous groups of numbers and letters... HP ...
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Ubuntu 13.04 won't boot up Hangs at purple screen

So after many months, I decided to completely remove windows 7 from my laptop and replace it with ubuntu. Unfortunately, I got the common error of getting a hanging purple screen upon boot up. I ...
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Ubuntu 13.04 mouse and trackpad unresponsive

I have finally fixed my installation problem but now the trackpad and the mouse is unresponsive. On Try Ubuntu they work just fine. How do I fix this? My laptop is the HP Pavilion G6 2269wm I am ...
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1answer
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webcam installation on HP Probook

I am using HP Probook 4520s . My laptop have webcam (Camera Inside) , but I can not reach it and use webcam anyway. How can I install or reinstall webcam?
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Ubuntu 12.04 wifi problem

I just installed Ubuntu 12.04 on an HP Pavilion dv6 laptop. After install the wifi card is working but when i try to connect to my secured wifi router it will show as connected but no internet ...
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How to burn Ubuntu to disc for a pc that has no operating system?

How do you burn Ubuntu to a cd 700MB for a laptop that has no operating system?
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1answer
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How to install hardware drivers for my laptop

Everytime I change the OS I usually format my laptop. It is an HP tx-2 Touchsmart. It has a touchscreen and additional hardware that isn't working (i.e. volume control buttons and the network ...
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1answer
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Laptop drains of quickly with battery

I am a Ubuntu user since years and I have not come across this problem till date. My battery drains off immediately after I unplug my AC power. The options I tried: 1) I checked the battery state ...
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My battery drains really fast and my laptop gets really hot, What do I do? [duplicate]

I just installed Ubuntu on my HP Pavilion dv6-6c50ca, and I noticed that every time that I start my laptop with Ubuntu the fan runs really fast and the laptop produces a lot of heat. When I run ...
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3answers
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Gnome shell slow on a fast computer

The computer is an EliteBook 8540w: ATI FirePro 5800 (using proprietary drivers) i7 720qm 8Gb RAM OCZ Agility III SSD Ubuntu is freshly installed (a week ago). I have set swapiness to 10. When I'm ...
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Brightness Controls doesn't work in HP G62 (Ubuntu 12.04)

I have installed Ubuntu 12.04 and I think everything is working except for the brightness controls of the laptop. Please answer.
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2answers
5k views

How do I get 1366x768 resolution on my HP Pavilion g6?

I've recently installed Ubuntu 12.04 via wubi, and have so far been unsuccessful in configuring the system to allow a 1366x768 screen resolution. The platform is an HP Pavilion g6-1d73us with Intel ...
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1answer
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How to switch between GPU's on HP Pavilion DV7 Laptop?

I have two GPUs in my HP DV7 Laptol and I wonder how to switch GPU I'm using at the moment? I have ATI Radeon HD 4200M and ATI Radeon HD 6600M running on my laptop and I want to change from HD 4200M ...
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1answer
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Battery time decreased on an HP ProBook 4530s

I have HP ProBook 4530s. In Windows 7 after installing all HP drivers the 6-Cell battery works perfectly for 2+ hours but in Ubuntu 11.10 and now in 12.04 the battery time is not sufficient. It works ...
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How can I close the lid on my HP Pavilion g7 running Ubuntu 11.10 without crashing it?

If I close the lid on my computer while it's running, it goes into sleep (hibernation?) mode. When I open back it up, the screen wakes up for a moment, then goes black. The computer is unresponsive ...
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2answers
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No brightness control, HP dv3500 laptop / GeForce GPU

I feel almost stupid asking a brightness question with all the similar ones out there, but I haven't yet found a working solution, so here goes: System HP dv3500 series laptop (dv3550eo - ...
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3answers
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“panic occurred switching back to text console”

I installed Ubuntu on a HP Mini 210, and everything was fine. However, after using the laptop for a while I got the error: panic occurred switching back to text console What could be the reason ...
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1answer
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Physical Wifi button broken, Ubuntu does not show the wifi, can it be bypassed?

I'm trying to give an old laptop (HP Pavilion tx 2000z) to my nephew before he leaves Canada to UK tomorrow(!), but the hardware wireless toggle button is broken. The button simply feels like it's ...
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1answer
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How do I install a webcam driver for an hp g62? [closed]

I have ubuntu 10.10 (maverick meerkat) on my hp laptop (g-62). Please guide me on how to install the webcam driver. Thanks.
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1answer
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Wifi does not start (after suspend or pressing the off switch); light blinks when connection is active [closed]

I have a hp compaq nx7300 and if i press the Wifi button it stops, but if i press it again it wont start. It will start just if i suspend and after get out of suspension mode or if i restart the ...
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1answer
445 views

How can I force alsa to always “unmute” the Headphone Jack Sense?

I've got a HP nc8000 (my secondary laptop now), and it's got some quirks. One of the most annoying is that I have to remember to "unmute" the Headphone Jack Sense every time I boot. P.S: Audio info: ...