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My computer boots to a black screen, what options do I have to fix it?

I have purchased a new laptop HP series 2000 with Core i3 2nd generation processor.. However only blank screen comes during setup..I have tried with ubuntu 12.04 also..

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Welcome to Ask Ubuntu! All caps title wasn't necessary. Please edit the answer to include, whether you have changed bios boot order to boot from CD or USB. –  Anwar Shah Sep 4 '12 at 8:59
    
I booted from CD. –  Manish Sep 4 '12 at 9:02
    
I read on forums that this may be problem related to integrated graphics in Core i3 processor.. –  Manish Sep 4 '12 at 9:02
    
Can you boot to the point where you can see "try Ubuntu" and "install" options? –  Anwar Shah Sep 4 '12 at 9:03
    
yes only the first screen appears there after only blank screen .. –  Manish Sep 4 '12 at 9:03

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It seems a problem is in your integrated Graphics driver. You may try to use alternate install CD which may solve this kind of problem.

Go to these links to get help on installing from alternate CD:

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Ok I will try and let you know the results :) thank you :) –  Manish Sep 4 '12 at 9:19
    
How to install from ubuntu alternate install cd..Is there any link where it is explained ? –  Manish Sep 4 '12 at 9:28
    
@Manish see my updated answer –  Anwar Shah Sep 4 '12 at 10:16
    
I have gone through this guide earlier :) ..I will update after trying the alternate cd –  Manish Sep 4 '12 at 10:38
    
Thank you Anwar ...Ubuntu 12.04 installed :) –  Manish Sep 8 '12 at 7:42

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