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Does Elementary OS support HPLIP for HP printers?

You can install the package hplip via the command line in a terminal: sudo apt install hplip
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How to get HP laptop to boot rEFInd

I recommend that you first disable automatic boot repair from a console in Windows: bcdedit /set {current} recoveryenabled No Try now if that has solved your problem. If not, you may have to ...
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Juno printer error: cups missing filter warning

I know this post is a bit dated, but I experienced this issue today with the latest Elementary OS and an HP Envy 5660 printer. I tried installing HPLIP but no joy. What did work, however, was: ...
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Elementary on 2 in 1 laptops - Touch screen

Loki has compatibility with touchscreen, at least in my case (Asus X550C). Just like you, I have Windows 10 installed along with Elementary. When I was in Freya, touchscreen was not supported and didn'...
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Bluetooth not working with Ralink RT3290

According to this site, HP Pavilion g7-2268wm does not have Bluetooth http://support.hp.com/us-en/document/c03487531 I even checked the Windows drivers for the machine and couldn't find anything. ...
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HP 14" latptop a good choice for elementary OS - Model 14-cf1015cl

It will work however you'll probably need to update the kernel and some packages since that cpu model is pretty new. If you want to be completely sure that it works, look for a laptop that comes with ...
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Installed elementary OS 6 Odin on HP Elitebook 2570p. No WiFi. Broadcom BCM43228

I had a similar issue on a MacBook Air and used the instructions on AsK Ubuntu sudo apt update sudo update-pciids sudo apt install firmware-b43-installer sudo apt install linux-firmware sudo reboot ...
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HP Envy x360 - Juno installation attempt => black screen and freeze

Boot your laptop, when the grub menu appears press e. It will show a lot of text, look for the words quiet splash and add nomodeset between them. Like this: quiet nomodeset splash. Press F10 and it'...
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What can I do when Wi-Fi does not work after installing and I have no Ethernet port?

Despite this one being a bit old already (see original question date) I'd like to point out something as someone else might stumble here looking for an answer. I just yesterday installed elementary ...
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elementary OS on HP Probook 450 G4

Elementary OS (as most other Linux distros nowadays) comes with a Live Image. That means you can "burn" the ISO image to an USB Stick (hint: use the programm "Etcher" for that), plug that stick into ...
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Elementary on 2 in 1 laptops - Touch screen

My computer is a Dell Inspiron 5578 2in1, with Windows 10 and Loki, and it works ok as a tablet. I don't have auto rotation, but solved it with ScreenRotator. OnBoard works lovely, as an on-screen ...
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Elementary on 2 in 1 laptops - Touch screen

Not necessarily. I have tried Loki with two different 2in1 laptops. On one, a Dell 3000 series, the touchscreen works, but rotation is buggy. It always rotates into the wrong orientation, so it is ...
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Juno printer error: cups missing filter warning

I just went through the same thing here installing and uninstalling - printer would get detected and seem to install correctly, and then the same error after a print job, "missing filter". I ...
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Juno printer error: cups missing filter warning

try with: sudo system-config-print -> Add -> search your printer and install -> then click secondary -> properties -> politics -> check activate and accepting jobs Note: if system-config-print is ...
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Does Elementary OS support HPLIP for HP printers?

I use HP Officejet and in my case I just plugged the printer and clicked print - It worked without installing any software. :)
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Wifi has odd behavior

The Realtek wireless cards have a sleep mode to save battery when you don't use the net conecction. The vendor has a poor support to Linux drivers, so you can try to disable the sleep mode with the ...
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Bluetooth not working with Ralink RT3290

My friend, there is NO SOLUTIONS to get this particular module (rtbth) work. This is a old-bug problem, with tons of how-to, PPA's and more on...but no one has ever posted a definitive, longterm ...
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AMD A8 HP laptop loud fan

Try upgrading to kernel 4.4 by running cd /tmp wget \ kernel.ubuntu.com/~kernel-ppa/mainline/v4.4.6-wily/linux-headers-4.4.6-040406_4.4.6-040406.201603161231_all.deb \ kernel.ubuntu.com/~kernel-ppa/...
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