Take the 2-minute tour ×
Ask Ubuntu is a question and answer site for Ubuntu users and developers. It's 100% free, no registration required.

I just installed Ubuntu 12.10 on my ASUS 1025C, and when the installation finished, usually it restarts, but suddenly it displays a purple screen and the screen turns off, but the computer is still working. I can't do anything, because the screen is always off.

Any help?

share|improve this question
    
can you include your PC specifications ? especially VGA card ? AMD , Nvidia or Intel ? –  Suhaib Apr 14 '13 at 20:30
add comment

2 Answers

I was unable to get 12.10 working on the 1025c. There are a number of articles/forum posts indicating that it is not recommended and maybe not possible due to closed source drivers and the integrated graphics. 12.04 is working fine for me but required some tweaking and scripts to get suspend and the brightness keys working. I suggest sticking with 12.04. With a ssd and upgraded RAM, 12.04 performance is acceptable and battery life is excellent.

share|improve this answer
add comment

You can use gparted to make sure that the disk is supposed to launch whenever you start your computer by putting a tag on it.

share|improve this answer
add comment

Your Answer

 
discard

By posting your answer, you agree to the privacy policy and terms of service.

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.