Ubuntu Compaq Presario CQ 57

I just purchased a Compaq Presario CQ 57 at the Wal Mart Black Friday sale. I am hoping to install Ubuntu 11.x on it.I have had success in the past with Acer and eMachines and am hoping to get some decent feedback and/or advice before I press forward. Mainly, I an worried about http://ubuntuforums.o ...

No sound on my laptop Compaq presario CQ 40-108TU using Ubuntu 9.04

No sound on my laptop Compaq presario CQ 40-108TU using Ubuntu 9.04. I am very new to Linux. Could anyone help? ...

Ubuntu Installing Hardy Heron on Compaq Presario CQ 50 106

I'm trying to install Ubuntu Hardy Heron on my Compaq presario CQ 50 106 laptop but when I put in the live CD the comp boots from the live CD and shows a GUI of UBUNTU, but when I click on the Install Ubuntu button it just gets stuck up on the command prompt and shows no GUI.Any help will be appreci ...

Ubuntu Compaq Presario CQ 40-514AU Sound Issues

So i finally got a laptop :) It is the mentioned Compaq Presario CQ 40-514AU, AMD Athlon 64 CPU, RAM upgraded from 1 GB to 2 GB (before installing anything), 250 GB hard disk, DVD-RW drive and ATI Radeon graphics. Webcam and wireless are built-in, too, as is Bluetooth and a memory card reader.The ma ...

Ubuntu mousepadlock not working:8.10:hp compaq presario cq-50

i recently installed ubuntu 8.10 and till now i was using an external keyboard to type but now i find it tough to type on the laptop keyboard because as i type, my palm accidentally touches the mouse pad and the cursor gets moved some place else on the text box. its pretty annoying so i need to know ...

Ubuntu Wireless problem with compaq presario CQ-45

Presario CQ45-129TXIntel Core 2 duo processor P8600 (2.4GHz)250GB Hard Disk 3GB RAMnVidia GeForce 9200M GS with 256MB DDR2 RAMIntel WiFi link 5100 network.I know there are already many other threads about this topic, I've tried to follow the thread from [http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=8791 ...

Ubuntu Compaq Presario 2175US - No Wifi/Network

I have just installed Ubuntu 6.06 on my Compaq Presario 2175US laptop notebook. Looks great and runs fine: But I have no wifi or ethernet connection! Already ran SYSTEM->ADMINISTRATION->NETWORKING but still nothing! Wireless says it is not active; Ethernet says it is active.Here is my networki ...

Ubuntu Compaq presario cq-50 215nr

Ok people I am posting this because I couldnt find anything to help me with this model so I dont what to happen to other people so Im going to describe the main issues I encountered installing Ubuntu 8.04 Hardy Heron. The main issues were:1.- Video - This problem I encountered with other PC's I've i ...

Ubuntu Compaq Presario stutters--audio/video driver problem?

My Compaq Presario stutters on start up when I use Ubuntu, Fedora, Mint, and other distros. I can only get Mepis to work on it without this stutter. The stutter stops when I move the mouse, which is a strange thing! Why would moving the mouse help the stutter? Is there a connection between the video ...

Ubuntu Compaq Presario R3000 Broadcom Wifi Chip Success

I felt I should post this given the mass of people having problems.I am writing this over my home wifi network after many failed attempts at getting my broadcom chip to work. After following the instructions posted else where on the forums for installing the broadcom chipset drivers using ndiswrappe ...

Ubuntu compaq presario v6425tu/ broadcon wifi adapter

Ihave just installed ubuntu 10.04. And i'm not able to connect to wireless connection . I'm getting device not ready message. ...

Installing Ubuntu on Compaq Presario CQ71

Installing Ubuntu 9.04 on a Compaq Presario CQ-71 left me with two problems. First, there was no sound from the laptop speakers - only from the headphones. Second, I couldn't install any restricted graphics drivers from Nvidia for the G103M graphics card. But I managed to get it all working. Now I h ...

Speakers not working in Compaq presario laptop C700 running on ubuntu 7.10

I have ubuntu7.10 up in my laptop (Compaq Presario C700). My alsa driver version was 1.0.5. When i use my head phones the regular speakers were not muted. Hence I upgraded my sound card driver to alsa 1.0.6. But now i found my speakers did not work completely. I require a good solution for this prob ...

Ubuntu speakers not working in compaq presario

I have ubuntu7.10 up in my laptop (Compaq Presario C700). My alsa driver version was 1.0.5. When i use my head phones the regular speakers were not muted. Hence I upgraded my sound card driver to alsa 1.0.6. But now i found my speakers did not work completely. I require a good solution for this prob ...

Ubuntu Broadcom wifi driver (Compaq Presario)

everyone. I have a compaq presario notebook with a "broadcom" 802.11 b/g wlan adapter. For kicks I tacked on "broadcom" to that link but no luck lol. I will try to figure it out myself but any help on this one? ...

Ubuntu Ethernet Driver for Compaq Presario 6330CA

I won't even get into my frustration with vendor-lock-in and why I'm converting my neighbour back from Ubuntu to Windows XP (*ahem* iPod touch) but I'm getting extremely frustrated with Windows' inability to install its own drivers and reliance on third-party manufacturers to supply them.Thus, can a ...

Ubuntu Compaq Presario C500 wifi problem

I have the same problem and dont seem to find the solution. Could you help if i post responses to commands? I have the compaq presario c500 with the new ubuntu 11.10 and in system settings->additional drivers it tells me that it is installed and in use:'Broadcom sta wireless driver'sudo lshw -C n ...

Ubuntu no wifi on compaq presario

I'm trying to put ubuntu 10.04 on a friend's computer (Compaq Presario V5000) because windows xp stopped working. I wiped out xp and tried to install ubuntu. I had some problems at first but after 4 or 5 goes I managed to get it up and running but I can't get wifi to work. ...

Ubuntu driver for compaq presario cq40 (AMD64)

where i can download all driver for my laptop HP compaq presario cq40 (amd64) ?? ...

Ubuntu install driver Compaq Presario V3759TU Core2

:KSMacam Mana Nak install driver Compaq Presario V3759TU Core2:KSboleh ajar satu persatu tak ...

Ubuntu wifi on compaq presario c500 wont work

my friend has a compaq presario c500 laptop that was running vista,vista died, i installed ubuntu 8.04 and wifi wont work? the wifi button wont light up either, how do i fix it or override the button? ...

Ubuntu Help! No drivers for my wifi, sound, graphics etc. Compaq Presario CQ40

How am I suppose to install Ubuntu on my Compaq Presario CQ40, Specs: AMD Athlon 2, 2 GB, 160 GB HD, ATI Graphics?I can't activate my wifi, sounds, graphics and COMPIZ, I really want to have Desktop effects on my laptop... ...

Ubuntu wifi on compaq presario cq4o

can any one help with wifi on a compaq presario cq40? I have 10.10Do i need to download drivers? ...

Ubuntu Compaq Presario C700 WiFi Problems

Just installed Ubuntu onto my Compaq Presario C700 Laptop for the first time and I can't get the WiFi to work at all. Physical connections to the computer work pefectly but the WiFi seems dead.The computer itself has physical WiFi access indicator lights (and a button, to toggle it on or off, which ...

Ubuntu How to enable the WiFi in compaq presario b2000

I just installed the ubuntu 10.10 version to my old notebook (compaq presario b2000). However, the wifi is still disable. It is no button for turn it on. I already enable the wake on lan in BIOS, but still not working.Anyone can help.Remarks: I am using a USB wifi for internet now. ...

Help - Ubuntu 10.04LTS on a Compaq Presario CQ60 - Wifi button constantly flashing

Hi, I've recently installed Ubuntu 10.04 on my Compaq Presario CQ60 laptop, and everything works great. however I discovered the wireless button constantly flashing when it's connected to a wifi network. Whenever there is internet activity it'll flash constantly from blue to orange, and when there's ...

Ubuntu HOWTO: wifi for Compaq Presario c770us in Karmic Koala 9.10

This solution is for the Compaq Presario c770us and Ubuntu Studio 9.10 i386 32-bit Karmic Koala. However, it should be applicable for any c700 series laptop with any 32-bit Ubuntu 9.10 variant.You need to download and unzip the following file:Atheros 5007eg drivers (http://www.mediafire.com/?shareke ...

Ubuntu Compaq Presario C700 and AR5006EG WiFi

Hello, I just bought a new Compaq Presario C700 laptop from bestBuy last week. I got everything working except the WiFi.It has an Atheros AR5006EG WiFi built in.I have done all of my updates and changed to universal repositories, which got my DVD player working!!.I am running Ubuntu 7.10Any help wou ...

Ubuntu WiFi Card Compaq Presario v5000

Jeeze this is embarrassing...I swapped over my laptop to Dapper Drake from XP a few months ago and got everything working, with the exception of the WiFi card. I tralled around looking for a good guide for setting up the drivers, etc, but found a bunch of conflicting and generally confusing stuff. E ...

Ubuntu Compaq Presario C500 - issues with wifi and usb

As a Linux/Ubuntu newbie maybe I have missed some important aspects of the configuration... but a couple of things keep puzzling me... I am desperately seeking help on the subjects, thanks in advance for all the useful info. Anyway ...I own a Compaq Presario C500, and I have the infamous Broadcom 43 ...

Ubuntu Wifi de Compaq Presario V2000

Tengo un problema para conectar mi computador Compaq Presario V2000. Intenté activar los controladores restringidos pero no aparece ninguno. (Es relevante que diga que instalé Windows y Ubuntu en el disco, con sus respectivas particiones?) (Además la primera vez que instalé ambos sistemas operat ...

Ubuntu Driver video Compaq Presario 2500

Hola, acabo de instalar (y actualizar) Ubuntu 8.04 en una compaq presario 2500 (http://h10025.www1.hp.com/ewfrf/wc/softwareList?os=228&lc=en&dlc=en&cc=us&product=425567). Todo funciona bien. Necesito activar OpeGL en la placa de video, para eso intent'e instalar el driver de video de ...

Ubuntu Compaq Presario C500 wifi problem

i install ubuntu on my old compaq presario and it works great better than windows....but when i installed it the first time my wifi didnt work so i did some research and it work fine until today i updated ubuntu through the update manager and it installed linux kernel 2.38.0.10 i believe some thing ...

Ubuntu Wifi on Compaq Presario R3000

Has anyone got the wireless LAN option on the Compaq Presario R3000 working under Ubuntu 5.10?I would be great to hear how you did this!Ton ...

compaq presario cq57 wifi probs on ubuntu 11.10 64bit

I have a Compaq Presario cq57 running Ubuntu 11.10 64 everything is working except I am unable to connect to my wireless. It detects my wireless name, and I put in my CORRECT password and it just tries but fails to connect, and then it goes back to the enter password boxany idea's to get it to work? ...

How I got my Atheros AR5007 wirless to work on my Compaq Presario F700

When I first installed Hardy Heron, I spent a couple of weeks trying to figure out how to get my wireless adapter to work. Then instead of upgrading to Intrepid Ibex, I installed from CD and wiped all that out. Another couple of weeks later, I have finally got my wireless working again. I thought it ...

Ubuntu Compaq Presario CQ45-102TU New Install - Audio Problems

I am trying to install Ubuntu on my new Compaq but I am having problems with the audio. Some background:In order to get the wifi to work I installed Intrepid since it would not work with hardy (I read this tip on another post). After installing all the updates it worked fine.Now when i boot up I hea ...

Ubuntu need help with my wireless card, Compaq Presario CQ60-120ES Notebook PC

I have successfully installed Ubuntu on my Compaq presario CQ60 beside my windows vista, so, in the first time worked fine and I had a some difficulties trying to connect to my Internet connection, so I decided to restart the system because I thoaght that it will resolve my problem, but when I resta ...

Ubuntu On Compaq Presario Laptop.

everyone. I've been looking around and apparently everybody has my problem and not good solutions. I recently bought a Compaq Presario CQ50-115NR laptop, which so far I enjoy a lot and I consider it was worth the price. However, I'm not a vista fan, as a matter of fact I use ubuntu on my Desktop PC ...

Ubuntu Wireless stopped working in Meerkat 10.10 on Compaq Presario CQ60-419wm

Friends. I'm an Ubuntu newbie. I recently installed Maverick Meerkat (dual booting it with Windows 7) and while the wireless worked for a few days, it recently stopped.I have a compaq presario CQ60-419WM.I've been looking through the wireless troubleshooting guide when I came to step 3.2, which sugg ...

Surprise! Help with Broadcom 4318/Ubuntu 9.10/Compaq Presario V2000 laptop...

I first installed Karmic about a month ago. Although my laptop is older, I wiped the entire drive and kissed XP goodbye. I used a wired connection to get b43-fwcutter and had no problems connecting to my wireless. Then a couple weeks later, I suddenly started having intermittent wireless connection ...

Ubuntu Help with BCM4318 on Compaq Presario V2000

I downloaded ubuntu 9.04, but the wifi doesn't work. It's BCM 4318 on compaq presario v2000. I tried NDISWrapper, I installed the driver from xp. But I type ifconfig, I don't see anything about the wireless. I did these steps according to https://help.ubuntu.com/community/WifiDocs/Driver/Ndiswrapper ...

Ubuntu Compaq Presario SR5139UK - Belkin FSD7010 - Wireless

Machine Brand and Model (PC/Laptop):-Compaq Presario SR5139UK (PC)Ubuntu Version:-8.10Kernal/architecture:-2.6.27-7-generic x86_64Wireless Brand, Model and Wireless Chipset:-01:00.0 Network controller [0280]: Broadcom Corporation BCM4306 802.11b/g Wireless LAN Controller [14e4:4320] (rev 03)ifconfig ...

Ubuntu wifi Driver

Last week I've install ubuntu 8.10 on Compaq Presario c736tu laptop. But my worry is wifi not working and I found wifi driver is "Atheros AR5007 802.11b/g" Please any one kindly advice me where can I download the preticuler driver and how should I install. It'll be a great help from you al ...

Ubuntu USB not working on Compaq Presario F572US after ndiswrapper

I got the wireless on my Compaq Presario F572US working by following the instructions here (https://help.ubuntu.com/community/WifiDocs/Driver/bcm43xx/Feisty_No-Fluff)Its working perfectly fine.But now, only 1 out of the 3 USB ports works and even that one doesn't work perfectly. Here's the output fr ...

Compaq Presario 4716 Cant Get Past Logo

I Am So Glad I Found This Board, First Let Me Say I Do Not Know Alot About Computers, But I Learn Quicklyand Follow Directions Well, I Have A Compaq Presario 4716 With Windows 95. The Computer Sat For Along Time Without Ever Being Started Up. My Friend Started It And Tried To Update The Win To 98. A ...

Ubuntu Compaq Presario v5000 Wireless

I searched and saw other topics about the same trouble getting the broadcom wireless card working in the Compaq Presario v5000. I downloaded the driver through the administration/additional drivers. I now see the networks but when i try to connect it will attempt for a while then fail to. What am i ...

ubuntu 10.04 installed on compaq presario 2500 w/broadcom fails to detect any sigs

New to Linux (Ubuntu 10.04.1), installed on COMPAQ PRESARIO 2500 (2570US with Broadcom 802.11b/g WLAN), went OK except that although WIFI is displayed on top bar, no signals of any kind are detected.WIFI works fine when booted up using Microsoft Windows XP (dual-boot Ubuntu/XP config).I had no avail ...

compaq presario v3000 on opensuse 10.2 noob to noob

just for the fun of it i decided to hook this machine up with this distro and i do say it aint at all bad. dare i say it it really went well.for any newbie who's got a killer machine like this don lose hope on gettin anything to work. played around with it for a week and i do say i finally got it ri ...

Drivers needed for Compaq Presario

Can anyone tell me where I can get drivers for my Compaq Presario??? I particularly need the Mouse pad driver and the Wireless driver. ...