hp pavilion g6-1142sl wireless problems with ubuntu 11.04 after update

everybody! i need some help!i have got an HP Pavilion g6-1142sl and i installed on it ubuntu 11.04. i have some problems with the wireless. i have already read a post on this forum wich explained how to get drivers here the link: http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=1779005i got them and the wir ...

Ubuntu hp pavilion g6-1113eo freezing. bios error system

hope this is the right place for posting this, if not, apologies in advance.i am having problems with a (possibly) bios-software related issue regarding fan and temperature.my specifications:i have made a clean install of pinguy 11.04 64 bit on a newly bought (4 days ago) on this machine:hp pavilion ...

Ubuntu Hp Pavilion g6 wifi diabled (11.4)

i need help bad i installed Ubuntu 11.4 on a hp pavilion g6 and all seemed good until i realized the wireless on/off toggle switch( that is integrated into f12) wouldn't toggle so it is stuck on off. so now i have been fores to the basement to use an Ethernet cable. please help i am brand new to Lin ...

Ubuntu vgaswitcheroo on HP Pavilion G6 unable to edit "switch"-file

I am trying to get vgaswitcheroo working on a HP Pavilion G6 with Intel and Ati-Hybrid-Grafic, Ubuntu 10.04 with 3. and 2.6.37 kernel. I am not able to edit /sys/kernel/vgaswitcheroo/switch. "echo OFF > /sys/kernel/vgaswitcheroo/switch" gives me nothing but a untouched switch file or/an ...

Ubuntu HP HP Pavilion G6, no wireless with freshly installed 11.04

Installed 11.04 (64bit) on my HP Pavilion G6, in place of windows. ethernet works, however i cannot connect wirelessly. i have done much google searching but to no avail. these are the things i have found but have not helped.]http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=1740963&page=3http://atinfini ...

Ubuntu HP Pavilion g6 wireless drivers suddenly unrecognized

I have a HP Pavilion g6. It comes with a button on f12 that toggles the wireless on/ff. I've been running natty on it for about 2, maybe 3 months, and had to configure my wireless drivers upon installation. However, after installing updates recommended by update manager last night, my laptop now nei ...

Ubuntu Wireless in hp pavilion g6

wireless is not working in my hp pavilion g6 laptop.I have ubuntu 10.10.(It works fine in windows 7 though)lspci gives the following output04:00.0 Network controller: Intel Corporation Device 008b (rev 34)05:00.0 Ethernet controller: Realtek Semiconductor Co., Ltd. RTL8101E/RTL8102E PCI Express Fast ...

Hp Pavilion Mx704 Screen Resolution Problem

Does anyone have an HP Pavilion mx704 monitor (15") without screen resolution problems? I am stuck in 640x480 @ 85 Hz and there are no other options in my screen resolution menu. I have posted at length about this problem in another thread: http://www.ubuntuforums.org/showthre...ght=nolagirl05I ...

Ubuntu Hp Pavilion dv6-3132tx problems

Hello. I recently (about christmas time) purchased a HP-Pavilion dv6-3132tx Notebook PC (h10010.www1.hp.com/wwpc/au/en/ho/WF06b/321957-321957-3329744-64354-64354-4247579-4344631). It is currently Dual Booted with Windows 7 (OEM) and Linux Mint 10 Gnome (both 64 bit). I have also got a registered ver ...

Ubuntu Hp Pavilion Mx704 Screen Resolution Problem

Does anyone have an HP Pavilion mx704 monitor (15") without screen resolution problems? I am stuck in 640x480 @ 85 Hz and there are no other options in my screen resolution menu. I have posted at length about this problem in another thread: http://www.ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=240308 ...

Ubuntu HP Pavilion dv5194ea: strange problems

I am installing Ubuntu 6.06 on an hp pavilion dv5194ea (http://h10025.www1.hp.com/ewfrf/wc/genericDocument?cc=us&docname=c00651238&lc=en&jumpid=reg_R1002_USEN) and I am experiencing a lot of strange problems. At first everithing was loking fine, but I had this error at boot time:[1717957 ...

Ubuntu HP Pavilion N3110 Display Problems

Hi, I have a HP Pavilion N3110 laptop and am a fairly new ubuntu user. I had warty installed and it ran great, but when I upgraded to hoary the problems started. My display seems to be stuck not only in 640x480 but it has about 3cm of blank screen surrounding it. I tried multiple times/ techniques i ...

hp Pavilion Laptop screen angle problem

Hoping you could help? Picked up a used HP Pavilion N5425. Works perfectly except for the monitor. The angle of the monitor affects the visual. At an angle of between zero degrees (closed) to approx. 65 degrees the monitor works fine, however at this angle, you must place your chin on the keyboard t ...

hp pavilion dv6500 screen blank

can somebody helping me, i have a hp pavilion dv6500 lcd screen went blank.but it works with external monitor i therefore suspect the lcd screen is faulty.i have replaced the lcd screen,display inverter and screen cable, still have not resolved the issue.i now intend to replace the system board as w ...

Ubuntu HP Pavilion DV6-1250eb Problems (Overheating)

I recently joined the Ubuntu club and was very eager to install Ubuntu on my laptop!I installed it with a dual boot on my Windows 7 64 bit and everything seems to work as it should.But I am having 2 problems, one being a bit worse than the other.1) Getting too warm: I have noticed that my laptop is ...

Ubuntu HP Pavilion dv6768se installation problems

Hello, first of all thank you for your help.I just bought an HP Pavilion dv6768se and my idea is to remove Vista and load Ubuntu with Vista in a VM. The issue is that the Gusty Gibbon 64bit Live CD doesn't load the video properly. Meaning I can get through the initial choices to either install Ubunt ...

Ubuntu HP Pavilion DM1Z earphone problems

guys! I bought an hp pavilion dm1z-3016au a few days ago. I installed ubuntu 10.10 hoping that it would detect all the hardware smoothly. any how i encoutered some problems that i was able to fix. the only problem i have is the mic and sounds.. everytime i use the earphones i cant hear anything.any ...

Ubuntu HP Pavilion zv5000 installation problems. Please help me!!!

ok, so i have an hp pavilion zv5000, and i am having a problem installing ubuntu 8.04. it goes through the installation setup just fine, but when it begins partitioning the hard drive it freezes at 5% every single time. At that point it is attempting to create ext #3 in / hda5 or something like that ...

Ubuntu HP Pavilion dv2000 wireless problems

I just got Linux yesterday from a friend, and have virtually no experience with it. The simpler things can be made for me, the better, haha. Basically, I had Vista, then had to switch to Linux cause of a virus. I have an HP Pavilion dv2000 laptop with a Broadcom BCM4328 wireless card, and I have NO ...

Ubuntu HP Pavilion A64x2 install problems

I just bought a HP Pavilion w5296 (similar to w5295), but I can't get linux to boot on it. I have downloaded the 64bit version of 5.10, and when trying to install I get this errormessage:ohci_hcd 000:00:13.0: Unlink after no_IRQ?Controller is probably using the wrong IRQI have tried assorted methods ...

Ubuntu HP Pavilion ZE4900 specific problems

guys, second post here - still a new member. As I've posted before, Im a newb at Linux and would like to get my computer up and working as it did on Windows XP. It's a 2004 HP Pavilion ZE4900, and came with specific drivers I had to install to make my internal wireless card work. When the drivers we ...

Ubuntu HP Pavilion dv6000 - Wireless problems

Hi, I've been trying Ubuntu for two days no..Just installed in on my HP Pavilion dv6000 laptop, but I can't get the wireless network to work. I use GNOME, and I have tried several guides about how to fix it. Some requires internet, which I try to get to work so that's kinda lame and the others doesn ...

Ubuntu hp pavilion dm1 wireless problems reappear after update

I installed Ubuntu 10.04 (64-bit) on my HP Pavilion DM1 laptop a couple of days ago. Laptop specs here: http://www.newegg.ca/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16834157940This is a dual-boot alongside Windows 7. At first Ubuntu wasn't recognizing my wireless device. I followed the steps in this thread an ...

Ubuntu HP Pavilion dv4-1220us Problems

This is a small problem, just wondering if anyone else has had it on HP laptops. Near the screen there is row of touch sensitive "buttons" that control volume, music tracks, ect. it's called the "MediaSmart." While running Ubuntu, the mute button always stays in the mute position ...

Ubuntu Laptop (HP Pavilion zx5000) sound problems in DD

I originally had Breezy installed and loved it. Now I feel I've made a huge mistake by upgrading to DD as I've had nothing but problems. I've worked most of them out, but the sound problem still lingers.I did a upgrade through the packet manager to update my system from 5.10 to 6.06. And then the so ...

Ubuntu HP Pavillion laptop screen problems

Approximately after 4 days when I installed my Ubuntu 10.10 an interesting problem with my laptop screen starts. I had similar problem what you can see in this video - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jCYVfGVGWyY&feature=related - but it doesn't happen all the time. The most interesting thing is t ...

Ubuntu Hp Pavilion dv6-1220so - Problems

Hi, I've been searching around on google and tried my luck on IRC, but still I'm not any closer to a solution for my problems:1) No sound2) Not able to use the built-in webcam with amsnAs for the first i have updated the alsa sound driver, with seemingly no effect at all.quinz@Laptop:~$ cat /proc/as ...

Ubuntu hp pavilion dv3 several problems

This machine is not taking to well to its new install of 64 bit ubuntu.So far three problems have presented themselves: 1. the wifi doesn't work 2. When headphones are plugged into the headphone jack, the speakers are muted, but nothing comes through the headphones. 3. I have laggy/choppy video play ...

Can't install Ubuntu on HP Pavilion g6

there, I finally got a new laptop and thought of installing Ubuntu alongside with Windows 7, but something seems very wrong with it. Ubuntu won't load in any way. I tried to install it with wubi and by booting it but there's always a problem.-When I install it with wubi, the installation seems to wo ...

hp pavilion 2000 keyboard problems

i had 2 repair the power jack inside the laptop and the keyboard came lose is there anyway 2 fix it. please help ...

Ubuntu hp pavilion ze4400 display problems

even after adding other resolution sizes to the xorg.conf file, 1024x768 is the highest resolution that it'll offer me. is this the highest that my laptop can go? it looked fine running windows XP, but the top/bottom bars and all ubuntu windows/text are very large still. i tried resizeing the bars b ...

Ubuntu HP Pavilion dv2036ea install problems

This is an amd turion 64 laptop, using the 64 ubuntu live boots ok but doesn't see the network cards, shows an error.. I'll reboot and find the message. The cards are a broadcom wireless card and an nvidia nForce networking controller. I have no idea how to set this up. I'm gonna try with the standa ...

Ubuntu HP Pavilion zd8000 wirelless problems

I hate life! Anyone out there that can hack my computer and fix this for me can take anything else, ill even give you the password! Ok, i cant get the card to work! I have done all the config commands and found that it is called eth1 and it is off and disbabled... thats all i know and i want to get ...

Ubuntu Running bluetooth on HP Pavilion g6 Notebook PC

I have installed Ubuntu 11.04 on my laptop.I have an issue with the blue tooth settings.The bluetooth is not able to find my bluetooth head set.I have attached a scrn shot for it. When I click on Set up new device and search for a bluetooth device, it is not able to find my headset.Can somebody plea ...

Ubuntu hp pavilion dv6 6119tx ubunut 11.04 problems with screen brightness and beats audio

I have a new HP Pavilion DV6 6119tx notebook. My configuration is as follows:intel core i5 24104gb ram1gb ati 6490m switchable graphicsI am running ubuntu 11.04. I am facing two issues.1) I cannot change the screen brightness. when i press the function keys for brightness i can see the slider moving ...

HP Pavilion dv5000 blank screen issue

I have a HP Pavilion dv5000 laptop, 1.5 years old (unfortunately out of warranty). One day a few weeks ago, when I turned it on, the screen lit up but nothing showed up on the screen. Fans were running and Windows XP seemed to start properly (I could log in and log out "by touch"). Since t ...

Ubuntu Problems with Wacom in Jaunty 9.04 (Hp Pavilion tx2075BR)

I have a HP Pavilion tx2075BR, and recently installed Ubuntu on it. Since then, I'm trying to get my Wacom working, with little sucess.My last attempt regarding this matter was following this thread instructionshttp://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=1038949But I'm having some problems with Step 5 ...

Ubuntu couple software problems with hp pavilion dv5-1002nr notebook

I've installed ubuntu on my hp pavilion dv5-1002nr from a i386-alternate dvd. I've got a couple problems. 1) when i go to resolution settings, i only see 800x600 and 1024x768. I need 1280x800. How do i change the settings?2) whenever ubuntu boots up or shuts down, my screen gets messed up for a coup ...

Ubuntu HP Pavilion dv6528TX problems...

fellow Ubunters!,I have a HP Pavilion dv6528TX with Ubuntu 7.10 installed. I am new to the whole Linux thing, so please bear with me. I have come across a few problems / questions which I cannot work out how to fix, and I cannot seem to find the answers on this forum. Thanks in advance for any help! ...

Ubuntu Screen brightness not adjustable on HP Pavilion dv6-3210us

I've been searching the forums all day and have seen lots of situations similar to mine, but none of the solutions so far have worked for me! Here's hoping this thread can fix that :)I recently installed Ubuntu 10.04.2 on my new HP Pavilion dv6-3210us and can't get the screen brightness to adjust. M ...

Hp Pavilion zv6000 Dead screen?, win32k error

OK, my problem is when i boot up my laptop (Hp pavilion zv6000 Dual 512mb) the screen wont light up, i can see where it says Windows, and can here it log in, i took of the keyboard cover and lifted the keyboard to check the connectors, and theres 3 wires coming from the laptop, one is relatively thi ...

hp pavilion dv5000 blank screen

I have got a hp pavilion dv5000, when I turn on it the screen goes blank.Power led glows, I hear for a few time the fan, disk led flashes intermittently and also I feel that the DVD player tries to load.If I try to click on caps lock or num lock, leds don't respond to commands. I tried the hard rese ...

Ubuntu Screen dies when I unplug HP Pavilion DV6809WM

I am still a little new to Ubuntu so bear with me.I installed Ubuntu 7.10 on my HP Pavilion DV6809WM and it works quite well save for a few little things. One of these is whenever I unplug the laptop, the screen tries to dim but overdoes it and goes completely black.Even after I plug it back in, it ...

Ubuntu HP Pavilion dv7 freezing up / black screen - HELP!!

Excuse my noobishness,I have an HP Pavilion dv7-4060US (specs below) that keeps freezing at least once a day. Screen is on but black, keyboard combinations like ctrl-alt-backspace do not work. I have had to hard shut down every time this happens. I just switched to Linux and love it, but don't know ...

Ubuntu Screen resolution on an HP Pavilion 6683

The other day, my wife asked me to get rid of a couple of old computers we have taking up space. I'm working on the first one right now, which is an HP Pavilion 6683. I've upgraded the RAM from its standard 64 MB to 192 MB and installed Xubuntu, and it runs pretty good, although YouTube videos are k ...

Ubuntu Sound problems with HP Pavilion dv2

One month ago, I bought a HP Pavilion dv2. I took the decision to try linux (ubuntu), so It was my first time with this OS. I'm being learning about it, and reading a lot of information. at the beginning I installed the 8.10 version, and the laptop work well, but the Internet access has a lot of pro ...

Ubuntu how to set higher screen resolution for HP Pavilion dv6

i am a novice, run ubuntu on an HP Pavilion dv6.under preferences it shows 'monitor unknown' and only offers 800x600 resolution.the screen allows 1366x768. i tried various xrandr commands, but cannot figure out how to get the better resolution to be picked up by ubuntu.please help ...

Ubuntu HP Pavilion dv7-6040US Freezing / Black screen :(

HP Pavilion dv7 freezing up / black screen - HELP!! Excuse my noobishness,I have an HP Pavilion dv7-4060US (specs below) that keeps freezing at least once a day. Screen is on but black/blank, keyboard combinations like ctrl-alt-backspace do not work. I have had to hard shut down every time this happ ...

Ubuntu HP Pavilion dv2899ea black screen

We sucessfully installed latest Ubuntu on my daughters HP Pavilion dv2899 (artist edition). All worked fine to start with, wireless webcam etc. then in the midst of using Facebook chat the thing died and now nothing we have tried will get it to boot up, each time we get a black screen.It has Intel C ...

Ubuntu lcd screen brightness control hp pavilion dv7

My lcd screen brightness cannot be changed either via the keyboard fn keys or the screen brightness applet or the power manager applet. HP Pavilion dv7DISTRIB_ID=UbuntuDISTRIB_RELEASE=9.10DISTRIB_CODENAME=karmicDISTRIB_DESCRIPTION="Ubuntu 9.10"Linux ubuntu 2.6.31-15-generic #50-Ubuntu SMP ...