Post new question
rrr Honor Student
Honor Student
Posts: 4
Member Since: ‎03-19-2011
Message 1 of 3 (1,734 Views)

Install Linux Programs On HP Quickweb?

I have noticed that Quickweb is Linux. So, I entered my SD Card into the slot, and quickweb detected it. I went into the web broswer and download  program (.tar.gz), but I cannot open it.


How do I open .tar.gz on Quickweb? How do I open Linux programs on Quickweb? Is it possible? Help.

Regents Professor
Posts: 4,248
Member Since: ‎03-09-2010
Message 2 of 3 (1,675 Views)

Re: Install Linux Programs On HP Quickweb?

[ Edited ]


Some customers say that it's a read-only OS so you can't configure it. It means you can't install any program on it. There should be a proper operating system on the computer as well..

Dv6-7000 /Full HD/Core i5-3360M/GF 650M/Corsair 8GB/Intel 7260AC/Samsung Pro 256GB
Testing - HP 15-p000 Donated to the Cancer Research UK

HP ProBook 640, Core i7-4610M/HyperX 240GB SSD/Corsair 16GB DDR3 1800MHz/Intel 6235
HP Touchpad provided by HP
Currently on Debian Wheeze

*Please, help other users with the same issue by marking your solved topics as "Accept as Solution"*
Top Student
Posts: 7
Member Since: ‎03-16-2011
Message 3 of 3 (1,646 Views)

Re: Install Linux Programs On HP Quickweb?

In my ProBook 4525s there is a bios option which enables/disables QuickWeb read only mode.

† The opinions expressed above are the personal opinions of the authors, not of HP. By using this site, you accept the Terms of Use and Rules of Participation