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I'm following the tutorial following tutorial to get my Intel D2700DC motherboard's graphics working:

When I boot I'm getting a blank screen. I followed the tutorial and read all the comments. I've also tried:

Install gdm and use this instead of lightdm (ubuntu default)

sudo apt-get install gdm

Remove previous pae kernel:

Reboot before adding cedarview packages.

Have tried with and without the video=LVDS-1:d to GRUB_CMDLINE_LINUX_DEFAULT variable in /etc/default/grub.

I still get a blank screen. I am plugged into a HD screen through the HDMI and have tried the DVI connector also. I can see the grub menu, then a little of the loading and then 'No signal'. I can still ssh into the box though so it is logging in.

lspci -v -s 00:02.0
00:02.0 VGA compatible controller: Intel Corporation Atom Processor D2xxx/N2xxx Integrated Graphics Controller (rev 09) (prog-if 00 [VGA controller])
    Subsystem: Intel Corporation Device 2011
    Flags: bus master, fast devsel, latency 0, IRQ 45
    Memory at 80100000 (32-bit, non-prefetchable) [size=1M]
    I/O ports at 20d0 [size=8]
    Expansion ROM at <unassigned> [disabled]
    Capabilities: <access denied>
    Kernel driver in use: pvrsrvkm
    Kernel modules: cedarview_gfx

uname -a
Linux test-desktop 3.2.0-35-generic #55-Ubuntu SMP Wed Dec 5 17:45:18 UTC 2012 i686 i686 i386 GNU/Linux
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The driver is available in the Ubuntu repositories, so no need to add PPAs. You can remove the PPA and the installed packages with

sudo apt-get install ppa-purge

sudo ppa-purge ppa:sarvatt/cedarview

Then install the driver.

Hope it works.

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I've tried this and I get the same problem. I made sure I reinstalled the cedarview packages after I removed the ppa as well. – map7 Dec 21 '12 at 0:48
Perhaps the problem is model related. Can you add the make and model of the notebook to the question. – mikewhatever Dec 21 '12 at 1:05
It's a desktop motherboard:… – map7 Dec 24 '12 at 6:04

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