Ubuntu on HP EliteBook 840 G2, EliteBook 850 G2, EliteBook 740 G2 and EliteBook 750 G2
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The HP EliteBook 840 G2, EliteBook 850 G2, EliteBook 740 G2 and EliteBook 750 G2 notebook with the components described below have been awarded the status of certified pre-install 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 LTS 64-bit
Pre-installed by manufacturer
This system was tested with 14.04 LTS, running the 3.13.0-24-generic kernel.
Hibernate is disabled on this system
- MMC Cards
The card reader does not work with MMC cards. SD and SDHC cards, however, should work as expected.
- Active Hard Drive Protection
Accelerometer and associated Active Hard Drive Protection are not working properly on this system.
- Touchpad is recognized as a mouse
The touchpad in this system is recognized internally as a mouse.
Vertical and horizontal scrolling work correctly, but other multitouch capabilities may not work.
- Updates required
This system requires BIOS version 1.04 or newer to shutdown correctly.
- Hewlett-Packard: M71 Ver. 01.04 (Legacy)
This system was tested with these key components: