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I setup Ubuntu 3.10 and now I am logged in, and it won't do anything! How do I start Ubuntu?

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what shows on the screen? – Avinash Raj Nov 11 '13 at 1:36
Just a black screen with my username – Jacob Nov 11 '13 at 1:40
Press enter and type your password. – Braiam Nov 11 '13 at 1:45
I did, I'm trying that one guys answer – Jacob Nov 11 '13 at 1:50
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This is a duplicate... I had the same problem, Type in sudo apt-get update then type sudo apt-get install --reinstall ubuntu-desktop then sudo apt-get update and finally sudo apt-get install unity once all that is done type startx tell me if anything goes wrong from there

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This worked but how do I run windows 8 without deleting Ubuntu? – Jacob Nov 11 '13 at 2:03

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