I'm fairly new to Ubuntu and Linux in general. After installing Ubuntu and updating it without any problems, I installed the latest NVIDIA drivers for my graphics card. I restarted the computer and was taken to a black/blank screen. This is where I am stuck. I cannot do anything. That includes opening the terminal (or console... I'm not quite sure what the difference is).
Try the following:
This also happened to me today using Kubuntu 14.04 after installing the latest nvidia driver.
To solve it, simply access via recovery mode and get into command prompt. Then run the following commands:
Then, reboot back to normal.
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