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I just ran the windows installer of Ubuntu and every boot up is accompanied by this nice

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I've used the windows installer, I've made a bootable disk x32 and x64. I've re-installed Windows to ensure it's nothing with Windows. I've also ran Ubuntu on this machine before about a year ago. I don't have any hardware problems.

My laptop is a ASUS G60JX.

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I use to have the same (similar?) problem after updating from 12.10 to 13.04.

These flickering lines appears straight at the log-on screen Log-on

This is what I do, to make my screen to be back in shape and colors: Right after hearing that little drum sound, enter my password and press Enter. The flickering is NOT gone just yet, so I log-out. Press Alt+Ctrl+Del and then Enter again.

This how I'm again on the Log-on screen, but this time everything is fine. Log in and enjoy your Ubuntu! ;)

And this how I have to do every time I power on my laptop. My experience tells me that this could be due to video card or it's driver incapability issue. Perhaps, that's why I leave it as it is... I have ASUS A8j witch has graphics by nVidia, unfortunately...

Hope this helps in some way to you.


Edit:

Is not flickering anymore (as for me). Perhaps been fixed with the latest updates... Thanks :)

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