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When ubuntu resumes from suspend the screen messed up!, I have installed correct drivers for the graphics card (nVidia geforce 6200 128mb agp) and updated to the latest. This also happens when switching user accounts without login off, I use Ubuntu 12.04 32 bit and my pc is intel p4 3.06Ghz HT 1mb cache LGA,1GB ddr1 400mhz, asus p5pe-vm MB, here are some screenshots. Please help

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Suggested steps to get back to a working desktop when you have graphics issues regardless of driver.

The steps I usually try are first CtlAltF1 followed by CtlAltF7. In some cases this will get it working.

After that, if you're using unity-3d(the default) try unity --replace & in a terminal. Basically that means launch a new unity to replace the old one.

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You are a hero!!!! –  Prasad RD Apr 28 '12 at 3:23
    
I removed nvidia drivers, and now those issues are gone, but no effects:-( –  Prasad RD Apr 29 '12 at 4:34
    
I have the same problem. This may work, but it doesn't "just work." Is there a way to do this automatically after resuming from suspend? Or a way to fix whatever the problem is in the first place? –  Josh Mar 14 '13 at 0:30
    
@Josh Wait for a driver patch or use supported hardware. –  hbdgaf Mar 14 '13 at 0:38

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