hp 15-ba021ax laptop newly switched from windows to ubuntu doesn't power-off after clicking on shut down, the power on LED and fans stay turned on,edited the file

GRUB_CMDLINE_LINUX_DEFAULT="quiet splash acpi=force"

but that does nothing, clicking on restart also "shuts down" the laptop with fan and power led on and doesn't actually restart, same goes for when I click suspend.

here are my specs- hp-15-ba021ax

ram- 4gb
storage- crucial bx500 250 gb
processor- amd a10 9600p with integrated amd r5 graphics.
dedicated graphics- amd r7 m340
display- 1366x768  

in the /etc/defult/grub file there is this line-


even though there are no nvidia devices on my laptop


1 Answer 1


the problems were solved by going to grub menu and setting 5.11.0-27-generic as the default kernel instead of 5.13.

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