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I am trying to get Ubuntu 12.04 onto my computer and when I boot up the LiveUSB (don't have a CD drive), I can see the GRUB boot screen but it doesn't show up the Ubuntu installation GUI.

Anyways, when I click on it, it just goes to a completely blank screen. No sound or anything. I have tried the acpi=off method and several others. None have worked. I have also tried the wubi install. Here are my specs:

Motherboard: MSI MS-7786

RAM: 16 GB

OS (currently): Windows 8 Enterprise 64 Bit

Processor: AMD A8-3870 (3.8 GHz)

Note: This is not a duplicate. I have tried every other method out there, and have researched StackExchange (yes, the whole thing) very thoroughly.

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marked as duplicate by belacqua, Radu Rădeanu, Mitch, aquaherd, Abhay Rana Jun 9 '13 at 12:56

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I answered a similar question yesterday. Black Screen After Post on Install 12 or 13.04

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Alright, I'll try that. – tjhorner Jun 9 '13 at 4:58

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