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I recently installed the nvidia driver to my lenovo laptop.After that i updated the system,from then onwards after entering the password it is showing the blank screen and background process are running as usually.So what can i do now?

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I also had the same problem few months ago. This page solved my problem. –  Ajay Mar 9 '14 at 7:23
abhishyam please check the answers suggested by the above link; and do comment if they helped or not.. –  precise Mar 9 '14 at 13:51

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Try starting without the Xorg file:

  1. Press Alt+Ctrl+F1 to get to the tty1 terminal

  2. run sudo mv /etc/X11/xorg.conf /etc/X11/xorg.conf~

  3. reboot

In my case I only use the nvidia driver for its processing power so I don't really use it for video output.

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i don't understand can u please elaborate it? –  abhishyam Mar 9 '14 at 6:56

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