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

I am trying to turn on my computer (Dell Mini 910 netbook) and after the BIOS setup screen it just shows a blinking white line. Please help!

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marked as duplicate by Jorge Castro, LnxSlck, Raja, hexafraction, Tom Brossman Oct 2 '12 at 21:58

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A line or only a cursor? –  Anwar Shah Sep 30 '12 at 18:38
Welcome to AskUbuntu. Please add extra detail about your issue. Can you give spec details? –  penreturns Sep 30 '12 at 18:41
Have you checked this question? -> My computer boots to a black screen. What options do I have to fix it? –  nitstorm Sep 30 '12 at 22:10

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I had 12.04.1 and for some reason it would not boot anymore. So I had to reinstall a windows operating system on the computer and then try again.Sometime Ubuntu can be funny.

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