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I am running into black screen problems after installing nvidia drivers in my notebook. I have a nvidia mobile 540 but everytime I try installing the driver, I boot to a black screen. Only the cursor shows.

My notebook has an intel onboard graphic and the nvidia. Without the drivers, it burns by watching videos.

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Installing the latest nvidia drivers seem to help in some cases so please check this link for a step-by-step guide: Insall Latest Nvidia Drivers for Ubuntu

...also... Check out how to fix and use a dual-graphics setup as well: Using Dual-Gfx on Ubuntu Fix

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