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My desktop has completely vanished as has my wall paper. I think there is some problem with the graphics driver, but natty and unity were working fine before this. Managed to get a usable computer starting in 2D mode.

As far as I can tell apps work.

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closed as too localized by bodhi.zazen, jrg Feb 26 '12 at 2:05

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Could you please be more specific. What do you mean by your desktop vanishing? –  N.N. Jun 14 '11 at 20:21
    
It should be fixablke. Let us know what graphics card you have please by opening a terminal and typing lspci and pasting the print out here please –  andybleaden Jun 15 '11 at 9:34
    
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