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When I try to install Ubuntu 12.04 on my computer and I log in, everything is just... Glitchy, and I have to re-install Ubuntu 10.04 off of a disk I have. This may have something to do with my drivers, as when I tried to turn wireless on it promted me to install some drivers. I didn't, and that may have been my doom when

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I have realized it actually was my drivers. I really like it when things work out! –  user1610406 Oct 28 '12 at 19:32
    
Have you installed your graphics card's drivers? Try openning the Dash and searching for Additional Drivers. –  Addison Montgomery Oct 28 '12 at 20:18
    
@user1610406 You might want to post your solution here so it could help others who have the same thing happen to them :) –  Oyibo Oct 28 '12 at 21:09
    
@Bousie Already fixed :) –  user1610406 Oct 28 '12 at 22:40
    
@Oyibo I have one reputation :C –  user1610406 Oct 28 '12 at 22:50
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Go to System --> Administration --> Hardware Drivers and wait for the list of available drivers to load. When that loads, choose the preferred graphics driver and hit Install. After the driver is installed, restart your computer. When you log in, you should immediately notice some differences.

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