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In my Samsung Notebook 3, when installing ubuntu 12.10 using usb stick it got stuck at the ubuntu logo.

I am sure my iso fine , first i tried ubuntu-12.10-desktop-i386 it got stuck now i have tried ubuntu-12.10-desktop-amd64 it also failed.

Laptop configuration:

Model : NP305E5Z

CPU: AMD A4 1.96ghz

RAM: 4gb

Please help me guys.....

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If you type Esc to get to the screen of text under the logo, what errors do you see, or where is it stopped? –  ubfan1 Mar 23 '13 at 17:02
*Starting/Stopping enable remaining boot time encrypted block devices [OK] Cursor appears then stuck in the above process.. –  Purushoth Mar 23 '13 at 18:00

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Could you install It? if not then at the first purple screen with a man & keyboard at the bottom hit Enter.. then choose language.. In the next screen hit F6 and choose 'nomodeset'... press escape & then install...

It will work and you have to install proprietary drivers later to get right resolution & all, but that is after your installation is complete...

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up vote 0 down vote accepted

Finally, I have tried Ubuntu 14.04 LTS amdx64 version after such a long time. I have installed it successfully. I don't may be kernel level update have fixed this issue.

After installation i have faced heating problem, then I have managed to install amd radeon graphics driver by using this guide, https://help.ubuntu.com/community/BinaryDriverHowto/AMD Heating problem is fixed. Now I am using ubuntu without any hassle.

Thanks everyone.

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