Ubuntu 11.04, HP DV6, Slow Slow Slow Wireless

I am new to these forums but not so new to Linux. I used to have Linux installed on my primary computer as dual boot about 2 years ago. I decided to start using Linux again except this time I decided to put it as the only operating system on my laptop (HP DV6-3130us).The install was flawless and eve ...

Ubuntu 10.04 HP dv6-3120us install fails miserably

Booted from a Ubuntu 10.04 live CD. Looking at the Windoze 7 file directories, we could see no files on the existing partitions (just an error dialog box), and no WiFi. In resizing the largest (~450Gig) partition with GPartEd, as soon as the new size was entered, GPartEd folded with a user login dia ...

Ubuntu 11.04 HP dv6-6069nr display drivers issue

This system, like other dv6 systems, has dual graphics cards (http://pastebin.com/aehEd7PL - output of lspci | grep VGA) but no way to disable the Intel card in the BIOS. I would like to use the binary driver for the ATI card for performance reasons and just ignore the Intel card altogether but I ca ...

Intel Mobile Chipset 4 Series / Ubuntu 10.04 / HP DV6-1030us (Wireless Connection)

everyone. Noob to Ubuntu here and I cannot access my wireless connection. It is working fine right now (wired) but I am using the TV stand as my computer desk right now so... not very practical. I tried following the "howto post a wireless issue (ticket)" but there was too much information ...

Ubuntu 12.04 LTS for which components?

I've a sneaking suspicion this has been asked before, so I'm putting the question here so you can all reply with links to the forum posts which I have failed to find. My question was prompted by a thread (http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=1870612) in the Ubuntu + 1 forum.What bits or main com ...

Mono ditched in Ubuntu 12.04

Banshee will be replaced by Rythmbox (again), and Tomboy will be removed. Since those were the only applications in the default installation that uses Mono, this mean the Mono framework will likewise be dropped.Banshee, Tomboy And Mono Dropped from Ubuntu 12.04 CD (http://www.omgubuntu.co.uk/2011/11 ...

Why is there gonna be no Terminal in Ubuntu 12.04?

I'm a huge fan of Ubuntu. I've been using it since 10.10. :guitar:However, I find the terminal to be a necessity. Normal users might not have any need for it. However, I think it's impossible to avoid having to use the terminal with ANY GNU/Linux system at ANY point in time, be that past, present, o ...

Ubuntu 12.04 lacking already

I for one hope someone reads this post who may speak up.I quote from :http://scottlinux.com/2011/07/06/shuttleworth-removes-terminal-from-ubuntu-12-04/Mark Shuttleworth (http://www.markshuttleworth.com/) announced at the 2011 Ubuntu Developer Summit (http://uds.ubuntu.com/) that Ubuntu 12.04 LTS wil ...

Ubuntu 12.04 Says 11.10

all, just a quick question.I downloaded Ubuntu 12.04 Daily Build, and have just done a fresh install.While installing the info screens during the install processing kept referring to 11.10, and after going to system settings it says i am running Ubuntu 11.10 when it should be 12.04.Is this normal as ...

Laptop/Ubuntu 10.04 - GPU and Disk overheating even when idle

I'm looking for some advice from folks who have successfully dealtwith overheating problems on their notebooks running Ubuntu 10.04.My notebook (HP DV6700) is setup to dual boot - Ubuntu and Vista. Whenbooted under Windows Vista the internal temperatures are reasonable,even under moderate load. When ...

Ubuntu Audio Problems HP DV6

I have an HP Pavilion DV6-1240ea laptop with an audio problem running Ubuntu 9.04. When using OpenSUSE this issue was remedied by adding the line:options snd-hda-intel model=hp-m4 enable_msi=1to/etc/modprobe.d/soundthough I could not find this file in Ubuntu. Instead I entered it into/etc/modprobe.d ...

Eco-hardware with Ubuntu 10.04: HP Officejet 6500 and Netgear WNR2000?

As my username suggests, I am interested in energy efficient, and generally low environmental impact, IT. My partner and I are planning a general upgrade of our computing equipment and want a wireless PSC to work from the laptops of myself (HP Pavilion dv5094E) and herself (Macbook with OS 10.6). We ...

No Wireless | Ubuntu 9.04 | HP Pavil Dv5000

No Wireless in Ubuntu 9.04 on HP Pavilion Dv5000.Anyone got any solutions? ...

Ubuntu 11.04 HP Mini 110 Battery Notification

I just installed ubuntu 11.04 on my HP Mini 110 and everything is working great except for the battery notification. It can tell me the percentage of battery left, just not the time of usage left, which is very important to me. Any help is appreciated.*edit: the battery notification is stuck at ...

No CD/DVD drive recognized by Ubuntu 10.04 HP netbook

I'm running ubuntu 10.04 on HP netbook.When I run the "df -h" command it generates information but nothing about my CD/DVD drive:Filesystem Size Used Avail Use% Mounted on/dev/sda1 451G 422G 5.4G 99% /none 1.5G 320K 1.5G 1% /devnone 1.5G 1.0M 1.5G 1% /dev/shmnone 1.5G 88K 1.5G 1% /var/runn ...

Ubuntu Keyboard Mapping HP dv6-1420

I was searching internet for how to bind different keys in Ubuntu.Main problems is that Space bar is not working and I need to bind it to another key like right Alt or Menu button.Have read about xkeycaps, but on HP dv6 there is a problem it does not recognize keyboard in right way, and there is no ...

How do I disable touch screen (ntrig) in Ubuntu 10.04 (HP TX2) ?

I have a HP tx2 touchsmart laptop and I have installed 32 bit version of Ubuntu 10.04 on it. (Kernel 2.6.32-22)The touchscreen and the digitizer pen work out of the box, however, the problem is that it disables the touchpad and forces me to use the Digitizer Pen (stylus) which is very annoying.I hav ...

Ubuntu 10.04 Hp Desktops a1410n Boot To Blackscreen

If you expierience this problem on your HP Desktop here is the fixJust add nomodeset to the startup parameters and voila ubuntu 10.04 boots into the live cd ...

Ubuntu Drivers for HP DV6 2150EE?

guys, I want to install ubuntu also on my HP DV6 2150ee notebook. But problem is drivers. What can I do? ...

Ubuntu 8.04 HP ProBook 4710s with ATI Radeon 4330 Graphics Card not seen by system

I'm really hoping I get some much needed assistance here. I've been banging my head over this issue for a week. Ok here goes:I just got a HP 4710s with a ATI Radeon Graphics card. I installed Ubuntu 8.04 and I'm very happy so far. Only problem is that the graphics card is not being recognized by the ...

Ubuntu 9.04 - HP J4580 printer - How do I send fax with it?

My old HP 1215 gave up the ghost yesterday. I bought an HP J4580 all-in-one, and so far it has been very good. I tested it out under Windows XP Pro and all worked well. Then I checked it out under Ubuntu 9.04 and the printing and scanning work good also.But I haven't been able to figure out if it is ...

Ubuntu 8.04 + HP LaserJet 1100 + Zonet ZPS3603 printer server = Does not pri

I've run into a problem since doing a fresh install of Ubuntu 8.04 recently. I cannot print over the network to my HP LaserJet 1100 which is connected to a Zonet ZPS3603 print server. This same setup worked just fine on Ubuntu 7.04 & 6.10, and also Fedora versions 5 & 6. I created a new prin ...

Ubuntu 10.04 & HP Proliant DL180 G6

does anyone have any experience with installing Ubuntu 10.04 on a HP Proliant DL180 G6, especially via the LO100 virtual KVM? I can boot almost any linux distro with it, but unfortunately whenever I boot the Ubuntu server cd the screen gets garbled. I did some searching on the net, and found some re ...

Can't install Ubuntu in a HP DV6 Laptop

I just bought an HP DV6 6011tx (link (http://h10025.www1.hp.com/ewfrf/wc/product?product=5075390&lc=en&cc=sg&dlc=en&lang=en&tmp_track_link=ot_we/prodlink/en_sg/5075390/loc:0&cc=sg)) Laptop... I formatted the disk through Windows and prepared for installing Ubuntu... When I in ...

ubuntu 10.04 hp pavilion dv4 - bluetooth

I bought a Hp Pavilion dv4 about 4 months ago - it came with Win7 and bluetooth. I installed Ubuntu 10.04 immediately after that, for some stupid reason, I screwed up the windows partition. As I rarely use Windows, I just let it go.Now, I can't enable Bluetooth within Ubuntu. The only solution I fou ...

Ubuntu 12.04 upgrade???

I am running Ubuntu 11.10 and an hour back my update manager just asked me to upgrade to 12.04 saying my current release version was no longer supported. http://i42.tinypic.com/2jbo29.pngIs this a bug? What do I do? I don't think 12.04 is even out yet and how can 11.10 be discarded already? ...

Ubuntu Microphone on HP dv6 not working

So my microphone stopped working on my HP dv6 for skype. I really am at a loss. I thought it might have been a problem with my Skype, so I reinstalled it. The mic worked on a test call, but then I restarted my computer and it didn't work after that. I have no idea where to even begin troubleshooting ...

Ubuntu Headphones and HP dv6

I have a bit of a situation here. When I plug my headphones into the jack, my speakers on my HP dv6 don't turn off. I tried both speaker ports and the same thing happens with both. Any I deas? ...

Ubuntu Karmic on HP dv6-1323

I bought a laptop like this (http://www.euronics.it/acquistaonlin...902008017.html) and I have installed Ubuntu 9.04 (64bit) with success except for a problem with the audio which I fixed by following some posts in this forum.I also tried to install 9.10 (64bit), but I found problems in the installa ...

Ubuntu 8.04, Hp laptop, bluetooth and virtual pc

I recently installed ubuntu 8.04 on my work laptop, inside virtual pc 2007. I had to do it this route since work wouldn't want me to take XP off and put this one. But I wanted to start gearing myself towards a Linux Dist.So as far as I know I have all the correct files installed for my bluetooth to ...

Ubuntu AMD64 + ALSA+ HP dv6

My laptop HP DV6-1020el.uname -aLinux supernova 3.0.0-1-amd64 #1 SMP Sat Aug 27 16:21:11 UTC 2011 x86_64 GNU/Linuxlspci outputhttp://pastebin.com/Q9ntXAFeHow do I get my sound card to work? I tried many solutions.How do I find what is my exact model to add to alsa-base.conf?I triedoptions snd-hda-in ...

Ubuntu Installation on HP Dv6 (blank screen)

I recently bought an HP dv6 and now I have the urge to install linux on it. So far I've tried three different distros and they all result the same way.I boot the live CD and and the boot menu comes up and I hit Run or Install Ubunutu. After I hit enter the screen goes blank. Not even a black screen ...

Ubuntu 8.04 / HP Deskjet 842c gibberish problem?

My Hewlett Packard 842c worked beautifully on the last 3 or 4 versions of Ubuntu with cupsys drivers. However with the new installation of 8.04 the output is at present now trashed - just gibberish characters - pretty much one line per page (which go on and on). 8.04 lists my printer info as hp:/usb ...

Ubuntu 10.04: HP p6510y Desktop, Wireless Drivers

Ubuntu community,My recent computer purchase is here: http://h10025.www1.hp.com/ewfrf/wc/document?docname=c02174835&lc=en&dlc=es&cc=es&lang=es&product=4223474I'm currently running Windows 7, but have been running Ubuntu previously, from versions 9.04 to 10.04, and have already in ...

Ubuntu 11.04 HP DM3 no trackpad scrolling

Just did a fresh install of 11.04 on an HP DM3 laptop, everything works except the trackpad scrolling feature and the button to lock out the trackpad functionality. Any fixes on this? Otherwise this is a brilliant OS. ...

Sound Problem in ubuntu 8.04 hp laptop

I just upgraded from 7.10 to 8.04 in my hp laptop(82801G (ICH7 Family) HDA Controller (rev 02)) and have sound problems..as an almost total noob i dont know what to do..is it sth i can fix from system>>preferences>>sound or download an alsa driver or do it from the shell or what?thx u in ...

Ubuntu Problem with HP DV6, eSATA, WD Green 2TB

all, it's been a while since I've had the urge to install Ubuntu, but yesterday, after seeing release notes for 11.04, I couldn't help myself. Everything seems to be working fine EXCEPT my external drive on eSATA. I'm dual-booting, and I can't boot into Ubuntu with the device connected via eSATA. It ...

Ubuntu 10.04: HP G61 graphical login hangs

No luck finding this one by searching the forums, my apologies if it's been covered.I installed 10.04 64-bit on a Hewlett Packard G61-511WM laptop, alongside the existing Windows 7.Installation seemed OK until reboot time, we got something about I/O error (don't remember exact wording, sorry) repeat ...

Ubuntu 10.04 & HP D1660 problems

Found other entries on this but they had been around a bit (three weeks or more) and didn't address what I am finding for problems. Tried in Absolute but no responses there.System info in signature. Printer is HP Deskjet D1660.Went thru Synaptics and uninstalled everything I could find directly rela ...

Ubuntu 10.04 hp mini sound problem

i have just installed 10.04 on my hp mini..first i had problem with wireless card not functioning properly, but after connect it manually via cable and download the driver then its working..but there is another issue, sound is not working at all..pls if anybody experience the same issue, kindly shar ...

Intel Pro/wireless 5100 AGN (Shiloh)/ubuntu 9.04/HP pavilion dv5 laptop

Hello. I am having a problem with my built in wireless card on my new laptop. As of right now i have vista ubuntu duel booted on this system, in vista the wireless works perfect, in ubuntu not so much.At first the wireless button was shut off(little orange touch button),but after installing compat-w ...

Vista, Ubuntu 7.04, HP Recovery

I bought an HP laptop which came pre-installed with Vista Premium.I have a 160GB hard drive. HP has created a 6.6GB partition called HP_RECOVERY which is obviously for recovery purposes. I cannot see any of the files in this partition thru Vista, however Ubuntu LiveCD shows all the files in there :) ...

Samsung ml-2250/Ubuntu 11.04/ HP nx6325 [Not printing]

I upgraded from 10.04 and I like 11.04 alot. I had a slight problem with wireless but got that ironed out. My LIDE 210 scanner now works too.But my Samsung ml-2250 printer is not working properly now when it was in 10.04.If I print out any type of document it runs through all the paper in the tray. ...

Samsung ml-2250/Ubuntu 11.04/ HP nx6325 [Not printing]

I upgraded from 10.04 and I like 11.04 alot. I had a slight problem with wireless but got that ironed out. My LIDE 210 scanner now works too.But my Samsung ml-2250 printer is not working properly now when it was in 10.04.If I print out any type of document it runs through all the paper in the tray. ...

Ubuntu need replacement HP dv6-1260se power supply

Sorry if this is in the wrong forum but I'm a complete newbie here. A friend referred me to these forums to see if anyone could offer advice for my problem. Recently my power supply for my laptop has stoppepd working. I have done some tests and determined it is the actual power supply and not anythi ...

Ubuntu need replacement HP dv6-1260se power supply

Sorry if this is in the wrong forum but I'm a complete newbie here. A friend referred me to these forums to see if anyone could offer advice for my problem. Recently my power supply for my laptop has stoppepd working. I have done some tests and determined it is the actual power supply and not anythi ...

Ubuntu need replacement HP dv6-1260se power supply

Sorry if this is in the wrong forum but I'm a complete newbie here. A friend referred me to these forums to see if anyone could offer advice for my problem. Recently my power supply for my laptop has stoppepd working. I have done some tests and determined it is the actual power supply and not anythi ...

Ubuntu need replacement HP dv6-1260se power supply

Sorry if this is in the wrong forum but I'm a complete newbie here. A friend referred me to these forums to see if anyone could offer advice for my problem. Recently my power supply for my laptop has stoppepd working. I have done some tests and determined it is the actual power supply and not anythi ...

ubuntu 10.04 hp laptop keyboard problem

i have an hp pavilion dv6000 series...the thing that is happening is that when i press the button that disables the mousepad the keyboard gets disabled too...if i re-enable the mousepad the keyboard does not get re-enabled unless i restart the machine....the only key that work on the keyboard is the ...

Ubuntu Bricked my hp dv6

First I tried to create a new partition within windows but Ubuntu never liked it. Finally I just went to intall it on the whole hard drive and it froze during the who are you screen trying to get a time from the network time server. I read something that said restart and now I cant boot my laptopHEL ...