Ubuntu on HP 14 TouchSmart Notebook PC, 245 G2 and Compaq 14 TouchSmart Notebook PC
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The HP 14 TouchSmart Notebook PC, 245 G2 and Compaq 14 TouchSmart Notebook PC notebook with the components described below have been awarded the status of certified for Ubuntu.
Please note that for pre-installed systems:
- The system is available in some regions with a special image of Ubuntu pre-installed by the manufacturer. It takes advantage of the hardware features for this system and may include additional software. You should check when buying the system whether this is an option.
- Standard images of Ubuntu may not work at all on the system or may not work well, though Canonical and computer manufacturers will try to certify the system with future standard releases of Ubuntu.
Ubuntu 14.04.1 LTS 64-bit
Available from ubuntu.com
This system was tested with 14.04 LTS, running the 3.13.0-45-generic kernel.
- Updates required
This system requires all available updates to be applied in order to work properly.
- Proprietary Drivers Required
Installation of proprietary AMD video driver is required for full functionality.
- Wireless LED
Wireless notification LED does not work properly on this system.
- Touchpad gestures
3 or more finger touchpad gestures do not work on this system.
- Display scaling on external monitor
When using an external monitor, if the display has not reached the whole screen, please use the "Scaling Options" bar from Display Manager > DTV > Adjustments in AMD Catalyst Control Center to control the display scaling.
- Legacy Boot Mode Required
This system was certified using Legacy Boot Mode for certification. The use of EFI or "Auto" boot modes may or may not work properly.
- Touchpad gestures
From 2-finger touchpad gestures, only scrolling and tapping work on this system.
- Hewlett-Packard: F.09 (Legacy)
This system was tested with these key components: