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I have a Gateway laptop with a a4 vision amd processor and dual core and amd radeon graphics. I just installed ubuntu 11.10 by Ubuntu disk but every time i try to boot into ubuntu, the screen turns purple and then black. Thanks for answering.

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which radeon card ? – bodhi.zazen Dec 28 '11 at 22:01
Amd radeon graphics card – user39423 Dec 30 '11 at 0:39
Welcome to Ask Ubuntu! We need more hardware information to help you, can you look at this question and then edit your question adding the information? – Jorge Castro Dec 31 '11 at 19:04

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When I had this problem on my desktop computer (again with AMD Radeon graphics), I found that the best way to fix the problem was to edit the boot option GFX_MODE=<Your Horizontal Resolution>x<Your Vertical Resolution> Hope this helps!

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