problem install ubuntu karmic on hp dm4

hi, i've just bought a new HP dm4 (ATI Radeon 5450 switchable graphics) and have been trying to install karmic on it to no avail. I boot with the ubuntu dvd then choose install ubuntu. The screen goes blank indefinitely after that. It's not the brightness issue as some body reported here. I tried to ...

hp dm4 laptop runs hotter on kubuntu than on win7

Dual boot with Windows 7 and kubuntu 10.04 on an HP dm4 (intel core i5). Using Windows it is barely warm, on Kubuntu it gets ALMOST hot to feel. Probably not hurting anything, (widget for temp says hottest has been 140F - usually 111 to 114). Does anyone know why this might be? Any suggestions? ...

Ubuntu wireless problem in laptop hp dm4 1165dx

Every one ... I have a problem with wireless in Laptop Hp dm4 1165dx problem is the led for wireless it's change every time if used The INTERNET it's changedfrom white color to Red color Constantly change. But the Internet it's work good and don't have any problem with it. If you have any ideas plea ...

HP dm4-2070 Mouse touchpad [Alps(?)] not working on Ubuntu 11.04 64-bit

Hello, I recently installed Ubuntu 11.04 64bit on my HP-dm4 2070 laptop.Everything seems to be working fine except I have a huge problem with the touchpad.It is very erratic to the point it is unusable. It jumps(almost randomly) from point to point with the slightest touch and does not move in the d ...

Wireless card constantly turning on and off(HP dm4 2070) in Ubuntu 11.04 64bit

So recently installed Ubuntu 11.04 64-bit on my HP dm4 2070. Everything seems ok, except I have the wireless card constantly turning on and off(I can tell by the wireless going on and off, it should stay constant).Has anybody else experienced a similar problem?Is a patch or a driver update to addres ...

Ubuntu Touchpad Problems on HP dm4-2165dx

I just got an HP dm4-2165dx and I am running Ububtu 11.04 (64 bit)xinput list tells me⎡ Virtual core pointer id=2 [master pointer (3)]⎜ ↳ Virtual core XTEST pointer id=4 [slave pointer (2)]⎜ ↳ PS/2 Mouse id=11 [slave pointer (2)]⎜ ↳ AlpsPS/2 ALPS GlidePoint ...

Will Ubuntu run on HP Dm4?

Hi, I have been debating on buying the Dm4 series Hp Laptop, I would really like to run Ubuntu on it as a full install but I have heard different problems people have and would like to know if Ubuntu 11.04 or 10.04 would run on it? If not what would be a good alternitive to this? ...

Ubuntu Broadcom 4313 on HP dm4 not finding wireless connection

OK, now I'm just frustrated! My HP Pavilion dm4 notebook has the Broadcom bcm4313 and worked with the proprietary Broadcom driver provided with Ubuntu 10.04 but did not work with the corresponding driver provided with Ubuntu 10.10. The solution that worked for me (for a while) was to install "b ...

Ubuntu Hp dm4 - Wired and wireless nto working!

I got a new Hp Pavilion dm4 2015 dx. I installed Ubuntu 10.10 and my wired and wireless connections are not working.My wireless card is an Intel Centrino Wireless-N + WiMax 6150 and my wired is an Atheros When I run lshw -c network it says that both networks are Unclaimed!ANyone has any thoughts or ...

Ubuntu Out-of-box experience w/ HP DM4-2165dx?

Sadly, my trusted netbook (Asus Eee, a few years old ... 1001HD I believe) has just decided to die on me. I have been running Ubuntu (think "perpetual newbie") since Warty on various machines, as well as various other distros before that (and besides that). Despite all the sources of infor ...

Dual boot win7 & Ubuntu 10.04.1 LTS on HP dm4-1160us

I have searched the forums and found alot of problems that ubuntu seems to have with the wireless and touchpad on the hp's. i found a post dealing with the fact that HP likes to ship their PC's with the 4 maximum partitions already in use. but now i have a question that is very basic. when i'm insta ...

Installing Ubuntu on HP dm4-1065dx

Can someone assist me on what or how to set my partitions when installing ubuntu 10.04 ...

Ubuntu HP dm4-1150ea cannot wake up

Has anyone had any experience of this laptop with ubuntu?When the lid is closed, it goes to sleep as normal but if it is left for more than about 5 minutes, wit will not wake up.The power light and wi-fi light both blink but no sound from the hard drive and no wake up.Once in this state I cannot do ...

Ubuntu Lingering HP clickpad problems

I have a new HP dm4 that I recently installed Ubuntu 10.10 on. The laptop has has an all-in-one clickpad that seems like it's trying to ape a macbook. Since it's software based it would not initially right click. I got that problem fixed fom a previous thread:Re: HP Mini 210 touchpad right click not ...

Ubuntu cant load live cd

I am using my new laptop, hp dm4 1150ea, core i5 ( built in graphics ).I burned an install cd ( amd64 version ) of u/x/kubuntu ( all three ) every time i boot from the cd i get the welcome screen, i select to install then the screen flickers and thats it - the screen goes totally black just like the ...

high CPU usage on ubuntu 11.04

I just installed ubuntu 11.04 on my machine, an hp dm4 with core i5-430m, 4 GB ram and intel hd graphics.The problem is that the cpu usage on system monitor is really high (60 plus % on at least 2 cores) and i'm not doing anything. Any ideas on what might be causing this problem? Looking at the task ...

Ubuntu How to switch graphics adapter(ATI Mobility Radeon 5450-> Intel GMA) in 10.10

Installed Ubuntu 10.10 on fresh HP dm4-1050so laptop and encountered problems, this is one of them..Noticed that ATI card is heating heavely with default installation and I would like disable it and switch to use Intel's GMA. Also tested ATI proprietary fglrx driver through Administration->Additi ...

Ubuntu cant load live cd

I am using my new laptop, hp dm4 1150ea, core i5 ( built in graphics ).I burned an install cd ( amd64 version ) of u/x/kubuntu ( all three ) every time i boot from the cd i get the welcome screen, i select to install then the screen flickers and thats it - the screen goes totally black just like the ...

installing ubuntu on a hard drive with allready 3 primary partitions

just as the title says, i just bought an hp dm4 and i want to install ubuntu on it, but it allready came with 3 partitions: the C drive where everything goes, a recovery partition and a hp tools partition. I downloaded a partition manager and it says that the 3 paritition are "primary", an ...

Ubuntu possible synaptics touchpad driver?

https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/maverick/+source/xserver-xorg-input-synaptics/1.2.2-2ubuntu5i just decided to try linux again after 10 years , the touchpad thing is annoying me to no end and after googling a bit, could this be a possible driver for the touchpad?i'm using a hp dm4 1019tx , i need my rig ...

Ubuntu Wifi not detected on Ubunto 10.10

Hi, yesterday i installed ubuntu 10.10 desktop edition on my HP DM4-1006TU laptopeverything working fine except the wifi.i'm able to switch off/on my wifi as LED goes red and white but no network found under wireless network.where as on windows 7 wifi working smoothly.please help ...

Ubuntu HDMI Detects TV but TV still shows no signal

I just got a HP dm4 and I'm figuring out what works and what doesn't.When I plug the HDMI into my TV and go to 'monitors' under system -> preferences, it can detect the TV and properly identifies it. However, when I set the TV input to the HDMI in, it still says no signal. The computer behaves li ...

[URGENT] Install Windows on Ubuntu Machine Without Data Loss

First off, I just want to thank you for reading this!I'm a bit of a Linux noob (and by "a bit" I mean "a massive" ) and I need some help here.Not only does Ubuntu not recognise my graphics card (there is apparently no workaround, I've checked), but it also doesn't work with many ...

Ubuntu Black screen after applying some updates yesterday

I have a HP DM4-1095br notebook with Radeon Mobility HD 5450 and Intel HD Graphics. I just reinstalled Ubuntu last friday with default config and no proprietary drivers. It has been working until yesterday, but after an update applied to the system it stopped working.Even the recovery mode just runs ...

Ubuntu Touchpad not working after most recent update

I have been using 11.04 for a while on my HP-DM4 2070us laptop. The touchpad was working fine (although the disable while typing didn't). Just 1 hour ago I updated (new kernel) and now I can't use the touchpad to move the mouse at all. I am now using a USB mouse which works fine. I was wondering if ...

My Ubuntu Experience, Thoughts, Ecosystem

2011 is my 6th year with Ubuntu. I remember my days at collage trying to use Ubuntu 5.04 with my old P4 2ghz 128mb Ram laptop. I dig Ubuntu Forums many times to find solutions. I taught myself how to use Ubuntu. As years passed Ubuntu evolved, became more stable, more user friendly, less buggy.I bel ...

Ubuntu Wireless not working HP Pavilion dm4

there! I installed lucid lynx on my hp pavilion dm4 laptop, very happy with it, My wireless is not working though (I have ethernet working), I have looked for drivers for the Broadcom card that's supposed to pick it up, the light is orange. I have seen that many people have this problem, tried their ...

Ubuntu not booting from live CD on hp pavilion dm4-1162u

I have a new laptop hp pavilion dm4-1162u(64 bit laptop). I am trying to install ubuntu 10.10 (64 bit) on the laptop. When i try to boot from the live CD, the screen goes blank after starting. It just stays like that even after 30 mins. Can any one help me with this please :confused: ...

Sony VAIO VPC-CW21FX or HP PAVILION DM4-1065DX and Ubuntu 10.10

I searched forums and saw posts related to this topic, but nothing precisely.I plan to buy this Vaio. Sony VAIO VPC-CW21FXIntel Mobile P55 (MP55) ChipsetIntel Core™ i3 - 330M 2.13 Ghz4GB installed DDR3/1066 RAM500GB Serial ATAnVIDIA GeForce 310MIntel HD AudioMarvel Yukon LAN / Atheros WLANSecond la ...

Ubuntu touchpad erratic hp pavilion dm4

I'm brand new to linux, a long-time mac user and hoping to get away from Apple. I have an HP pavilion dm4 and have installed 64-bit ubuntu 10.10.The touchpad works fine in Win7 but is totally erratic in Ubuntu. If I put more than one finger on the touchpad, the cursor jumps all over the place errati ...

Ubuntu Problem with touchpad multitouch on HP Pavilion dm4

I have been researching my problem, which is that my touchpad is visible in the mouse settings, but there is no effect when the settings are changed. The trachpad still functions as a mouse, but I cannot disable tap to click, disable while typing, or get any kind of scrolling.In my research, I found ...

Installed Ubuntu 10.10 on HP Pavilion DM4, Internal Microphone not working

I recently installed Ubuntu 10.10 and everything went smooth. I was originally using Ubuntu 10.04 version installed via Wubu and decided it was time to make a true install of Ubuntu and decided to use 10.10.I installed Skype and tried to have a phone convo, but the Microphone wasn't working. I tried ...

Ubuntu Bluetooth device and webcam not working in Hp-pavilion dm4

I am having problem in my laptop in using bluetooth device and webcam.I have installed ubuntu 10.04 and when I open Bluetooth preferences it says your computer does not have any bluetooth adapters plugged in.Also I am unable to find any way to detect my webcam in ubuntu.Please Help...!!:( ...

Ubuntu on a HP Pavilion dm4-1060us

Has anybody given this one a shot? Or anything else in the dm4t series? Any experience would be great. ...

Ubuntu hp pavilion dm4-1173cl wireless connection is not working.

Hi, I have just installed Maverick meekat on my new laptop with Wubi, and I have been trying to setup my wireless connection, but i couldnt. The first thing I tried was going to System>Prefrences>network connections, and clicking on the wireless tab. I tried to add a network think manyally, an ...

Ubuntu Disable touchpad on HP Pavilion dm4

Hi. I've tried everything I can think of to be able to disable the touchpad under Ubuntu 11.10 64bit. Preferably automatically when typing, but via a keyboard shortcut or an indicator applet is totally fine too.The chekcbox built in to Ubuntu Mouse settings does not work, and I've also tried via the ...

Ubuntu issues with new hp touchpad

I just got an HP Pavilion dm4 laptop and have installed 10.04 on it. These laptops (and I think along with all the newer HP laptop models) have mac-esque touchpads. Like it's all one big touchpad. The right and left click buttons are underneath the touchpad and there are "drawn on" lines o ...

jQuery HP Pavilion dv5t- Intel(R) Core(TM)2 Duo Processor P8600 (2.4 GHz) , 15.4

7*24 hour On-line service:MSN/Email:elec-bestseller@hotmail.comOur website: http://www.elec-bestseller.cnProduct Features and Technical DetailsProduct Features* Intel(R) Core(TM)2 Duo Processor P8600 (2.4 GHz) , 15.4"diagonal WXGA High-Definition HP BrightView Widescreen Display* 4GB DDR2 RAM, ...

Questions about Hp Pavillon MOBO 500 series

Heres my problem me and my friend were trying to figure out what is the right kind of memory to put into this mother board, but the problem is we do not know the manufacuter and we looked all over trying to find it, we have no clue maybe one of you guys no what brand that hp uses or a website of som ...

xp upgrade with hp psc 1210v printer

I recently upgraded to windows XP and have been informed by HP that because I did not unplug my 1210v all in one printer that the drivers were quarantined and therefore the printer will not work with XP now. I have tried downloading drivers from the web and from the installation disc with no luck. H ...

HP photosmart 320

I have an HP photosmart 320 every time I take a picture or I should most everytime I take a picture it comes back with these circle like things aka orbs. I had done some reasearch and its either one of two things its either my house has ghosts (which isnt possible seeings you can't use digital camer ...

HP troubles

I have installed windows xp pro on a HP pavilion 4535 the program went on fine. The only thing I can't get going is the modem. Everytime I restart the computer it wants to load the PCI Simple communication controller. I have tried to find it on the HP disks and the windows disk but no luck. Any help ...

HP Pavilion 6405

:rolleyes: Hi, I would like to know if a branded pc such as HP pavilion 6405 can be upgraded hard diskwise. ...

Xp usb hp

My computer won’t shut down when I have my Printer (hp officejet d135) plugged into my USB 2.0 Hub. I’ve plugged and unplugged the other 2 devices and they don’t create the same problem. NEWSFLASH!I just was able to shut down my computer with the printer plugged in but the lights for the hard drive, ...

HP printer help - no output even thought it's listed

I installed my HP 870C printer on Debian Sarge and it shows up under printers but it doesn't output anything unless I issue cat *.* >/dev/lp0 as root. Under properties it says the printer is ready but is not connected, will retry in 30 seconds. How can it be ready but not connected! In localhost: ...

debian VS HP pavilion dv1071ea or dv1000 series

i'm trying to install debian on my HP pavilion dv1071ea (also called dv1000 series) ive tried a lot with/without nolapic noapic on the installation boot, but everytime the installation reach the step of Grub installer it hangs on the sub-step "Determing boot device", when i press Alt+F3 I ...

HP Pavilion ZT1000 faulty LCD?

My friend has an HP Pavilion ZT1000. The original problem was spyware and viruses (78 viruses: a recorded for any of the machines I've fixed). He is also complaning that the LCD screen goes blank when you move it every now and then. I have seen it do this. If you close the cover for a few seconds mo ...

Trying to access HP LTO3 FC tape drives under AIX 5300-05-03

Hello, We are trying to setup a Netbackup client on AIX using HP LTO3 FC drives.The drives are zoned to AIX and show up as available "Other FC SCSI Tape Drive". When I try to access the drive (Outside of Netbackup)using mt,tar,errors are recorded in errpt as "BA6A5ED2 0320173507 I S rmt2 CONFIGURATI ...

HP 2600n printer driver for AIX 5.3 - issue

We wanted to use HP 2600n color laserjet printer as a network printer and print from applications running on AIX5.3.After we configured the print queue,(pointing to the 2600n's IP) we could see the queue is UP/Ready. But, when we fired print, the job disappears.Brought down the queue, fired print jo ...

ORACLE!!! Download Oracle 8.1.7 for HP-UX 11.0 where is it???

All, trying to download a copy of Oracle 8.1.7 for HP-UX 11.0. This download seems no longer to be available (just 9i) and judging by the other posts on this topic, Oracle dont seem to care either - this is not exactly good customer service!***ORACLE - where have the 8.1.7 downloads gone, and when c ...