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after trying to install ubuntu 12.10 on my hp dv6000 my home screen is blank and doesn't show icons also the screen resolution is messed up how can i properly install ubuntu? Im trying to install ubuntu on to the brand new hard drive i installed. 320 gb

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What did you do? did you install it from a bootable device like a CD or usb pen? You have to be more specific about what happened before, I mean, what you did to install ubuntu.

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