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As said, I installed Ubuntu 12.04 in dual boot with my previous Windows Vista on my laptop. I run the boot repair, and did Recommended Repair. I can get into Windows, but not Ubuntu. Although I can select it on boot menu, then it gives me a black screen, and doesn't pass from this. However, I can hear the sound of the ubuntu startup, but I get no image, only black


This is the output: "Boot successfully repaired.

Please write on a paper the following URL:

In case you still experience boot problem, indicate this URL to: or to your favorite support forum.

You can now reboot your computer."

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did you try startx? – Dillmo Sep 23 '13 at 22:16
I have a black screen, but not a shell. And allegedly, it would go straigh to the user screen. It's like it is still 'loading'.. – David Nogueira Sep 24 '13 at 9:08

first press ctrl + alt + F1 when you logged in normally and then type: sudo apt-get update, next sudo apt-get upgrade When it finished, type sudo reboot and voilà

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But I can't log in... I got a blank black screen. – David Nogueira Oct 11 '13 at 16:33
Yes, in the blank black screen, when you'll hear the sound, you have to do it. If you press ctrl + alt + F1, you will change to "terminal session" :) Try it! – Jaco Oct 11 '13 at 17:38
I tried, several times. No change in the screen :c – David Nogueira Oct 11 '13 at 22:11
I'm sorry user138513... If you have important data, you could save them with a liveCD and USBs to format all and reinstall ubuntu. – Jaco Oct 12 '13 at 8:29

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