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Errors during boot after installing the latest Intel drivers

I used Intel Graphics Installer 1.0.6 to install the latest drivers on my Thinkpad laptop running Ubuntu 14.04. The laptop has Intel integrated graphics (4500). The error messages are: drm: module ...
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Built kernel won't boot, missing AHCI driver?

I need to apply a kernel patch and so I set about building a kernel. First I fetched the source and build dependencies with # apt-get source linux-image-`uname -r` # apt-get build-dep ...
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AMD R9 280 shows image noise when booted ubuntu 14.04

I just integrated my new AMD R9 280 in my PC. When I start the PC the boot splash screen appears as usual, but as soon as Ubuntu 14.04 64-bit is booted it just shows some image noise (the stuff you ...
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not able to login using ctl alt F1- keyboard stops working - after no graphics screen - after graphics driver update

I had installed Ubuntu 12.04 on my desktop. It was running fine but when I realized that I was not using my graphics card to its fullest. (Ignorance is bliss !) After I installed the graphics driver ...
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1answer
98 views

Having trouble installing kubuntu/Ubuntu 14.04 on my computer

I having trouble install Kubuntu & Ubuntu 14.04 on my computer. The computer rebooted before it got to the desktop or any graphics (when using a CD). I managed to install Ubuntu server edition. ...
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How to fix no splash screen in Ubuntu after nvidia proprietary driver installation

This is soultion how to fix no splash screen in Ubuntu after nvidia proprietary driver installation. It's no matter what Ubuntu version you use, it should work anyway. (TESTED ON 14.04) Open your ...
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Text gets displayed during boot after Nvidia installtion [duplicate]

After installing latest nvidia drivers from xorg edgers ppa, the boot screen ( where it shows ubuntu logo) displays background process as text. Is there any way to restore the default boot screen ...
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55 views

Load Nvidia driver on boot

I Installed Nvidia manually, everything is ok, but Ubuntu starts and stop in low resolution ( during logo) When I seached for answers I came across this https://help.ubuntu.com/community/NvidiaManual ...
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2answers
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Black screen with nVidia drivers on ubuntu

I have: ASUS P4V800D-X Intel Pentium 4 HT 2.80GHz 2.5GB RAM 40GB HDD nVidia 9500GT When I installed nVidia drivers downloaded from nvidia.com website (selected recommended drivers), I simply can't ...
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Few Problems after installing Ubuntu 12.04 [duplicate]

i tried ubuntu last year, all was working fine, there was no lag, and now again i was trying and downloaded official latest lte ubuntu 12.04 there are few problems im facing are, 1. Lagy animations: ...
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1answer
176 views

Nvidia Graphic not allowing boot

Hello and welcome to the toughest question on the internet! Brought to you today by this machine: Toshiba Qosmio x505-q830 core i7 720qm, 4gb DDR3, 320GB HDD, nVidia GTS 250M. I have tried installing ...
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ubuntu stuck on purple loading screen, nvidia graphics card problem

my nvidia geforce gtx 750ti graphics card is why ubuntu will not boot. It hangs in the purple screen. i have 13.10 installed. how do i boot ubuntu with this nvidia card?
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49 views

Unable to boot up due to driver issues

I've been having an issue booting up for a while. When I turn on my computer, I get this and I cant really do anything beyond that. I've tried reinstalling Ubuntu and and that worked but after ...
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apwr3_1 and pax Error while Login to ubuntu

Could anyone please give me some suggestions on how to resolve this error ? Or is there any way to reinstall Ubuntu while still keep my data ? Error: apwr3_1 failed to load, you may need to build ...
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0answers
61 views

Long delay on boot after fb0: VESA VGA frame buffer device

I have a Ubuntu PC with 2 AMD R9 cards and I get a long delay on boot (around 2 minutes). When I check dmesg I get the following : [ 16.128179] hda-intel 0000:03:00.1: Enable sync_write for stable ...
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1answer
54 views

Some noob questions

I'm pretty new to Ubuntu and I've had some issues which I want to make sure are OK. Whenever I boot I get two lines of text. It's hard to read because it flashes very fast, however it's something ...
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1answer
134 views

Ubuntu runs real slow, then crashes installing nvidia driver [duplicate]

Here's the hardware: P4 2.4ghz (32bit) 2 gigs ram Asus dvd burner MSI GeForce 5200 FX 1 Seagate 60 gig (IDE) 1 WD Black 80 gig (IDE) USB mouse PS2 keyboard 17" NEC LCD Software: Ubuntu 13.1 ...
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Does updating my graphics card change my initrd file?

There is a back-story to me asking this question so please bear with me: I have been having graphics card issues for some time now on my Macbook Pro 10.1. I dual booted using UEFI boot and Refind. ...
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1answer
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Why does ubuntu 13.10 on a AMD fusion boot into a corrupted graphical screen?

I have installed Ubuntu 13.10 via the USB installer on my HTPC with Asus F1A75-M with AMD A4-3400. It doesn´t startup to the graphical mode. I do see the Ubuntu boot logo (with red dots) then it ...
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2answers
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Installing latest Nvidia from Xorg PPA gives black screen

After several years of using dual boot (windows to play and Ubuntu to work) I decided to just use ubuntu, but I have a problem after installing nvidia-drivers 331.20 and rebooting the screen is black, ...
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3answers
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Missing firmware error on Lubuntu 12.04 LiveCD: b43-phy0 ERROR: Firmware file “b43/ucode5.fw” not found

I'm trying to install Lubuntu 12.04 LTS on my iBook G4 as the OS X 10.4.11 really isn't all that great. I originally tried to use the minimal CD, but that failed as you can see by my question here: ...
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Ubuntu 12.04.3 LTS BLANK SCREEN on start up after Installation of AMD ATI GRAPHICS DRIVER -

I have been using Ubuntu 12.04.3 for about a month and half. I noticed that my laptop was always overheating which I found out was due to graphics drivers not being installed while searching on the ...
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Black screen before login

I'm having some trouble with my xubuntu. It was running just fine yesterday but it's not working today. I remember that I've flipped the power switch during the last shutdown (because it was taking ...
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Synaptics driver doesn't load sometimes

Sometimes (randomly), the synaptics touchpad driver won't load on bootup. When reading /var/log/boot.log, i don't see anything touchpad-driver-like being started when this happens. But the file ...
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0answers
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Black screen on boot. [duplicate]

I have successfully installed Ubuntu 12.04.3 alongside windows 8.1 in my Acer V3 772G. When I restart my computer the GRUB interface appears and I can boot Windows 8.1 successfully, but when I boot ...
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Running Ubuntu with 6 GPUs purple screen/ loading initial ramdisk

Somehow I did managed to boot Ubuntu with 5 GPUs. With a lot of pain and much more time. I'm having problem with the 6th one. On HDD I have Windows and Ubuntu (dual boot). I can get in Windows with 6 ...
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Black screen after installing the ATI driver [duplicate]

I'm new to the Linux world but decided to try Ubuntu and so far I like it. But after installing the ATI driver a weird thing occured. Whenever I turn on my laptop, it starts normally up to the part ...
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1answer
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Ubuntu 12.04 doesn t boot after automatic upgrades were installed

I have been using ubuntu for a month and until now there were no problems. After I ran the automatic updates last night,today ubuntu can no longer boot, even with Ctrl+Alt+F1. I can't boot to run ...
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My PC Won't Boot

My PC won't boot at all. When I try to boot it, my monitor gives me a message that says the resolution that my PC is giving it is larger than it can display. Half the time I boot it, when I press ...
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2answers
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Open source ATi driver froze after installation and fail to boot

Hello everyone and thank you for reading. I installed today a HD5500 Radeon card in my system today, and installed the open source driver. Following this, my system worked for a while though no I ...
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Is it just me or is Xubuntu really really unstable?

So, I'm trying to get a mining rig working using Xubuntu. I've been at this ALL DAY, like 14 hours and I can't get Xubuntu to be stable at all using version 13.10. I tried both just running from a ...
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Can't Unmount dev/sda3 (boot device)

Please help a frustrated user. I currently run only ubuntu 12.04: I cant seem to umount. I think the umount folder is lost. Tried all possible measures to no avail. Is there a way to force umount. ...
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Wireless driver issue slowing and sometimes freezing pc on start up

Can anyone tell me how to remove this start up error message or fix it? lspci: 12:00.0 Network controller: Broadcom Corporation BCM4313 802.11bgn Wireless Network Adapter (rev 01) Currently when I ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 boot to blank screen after upgrading nvidia graphic driver [duplicate]

I installed an Ubuntu 12.04 from CD, then upgraded the device driver for my nvidia FX 1800 from the "additional drivers" section at "system settings". After rebooting my desktop screen turns to blank ...
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12.04.3 can start only after press “resume” in rescue mode (every boot) - problem with Nvidia driver

I tried to install maybe ten Linux distros on my new PC, and every time I have problems with video driver: black screen or visual artefacts. I was able to install only Ubuntu 12.04.3 x64 LTS, but ...
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Ubutnu 13.10 won't display [duplicate]

I recently installed Ubuntu 13.10 on an older machine of mine which has an AMD processor and AMD graphics. When I attempt to boot it, I get a message saying to lower my monitor's resolution. This ...
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ubuntu doesn't boot after installing quadro drivers

so I installed a 2nd graphic card, installed the proprietary driver for it (nvidia quadro), but now when I boot the computer, the purple screen loads for a while and then all I get it's a black screen ...
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1answer
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Problem of the black screen before booting MY UBUNTU 12.10

I Have this problem from long time when i start my laptop or shutdown , i have always this black screen I don't know why ? someone can help my plz this is the screenshot of the black screen ...
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MacBookPro6,1 error when using nvidia blob on boot

I've got a MacBookPro6,1 running Ubuntu 13.10 with the proprietary blob. I'm booting in EFI mode, and basically all of the installer defaults. Booting with noveau works fine, but as soon as I install ...
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Missing kernel or very troubled purple screen

Purchased a new MSI GE 70 series laptop with Nvidia gtx 765m graphics card. Updated driver after install, and ran update manager. All seems well. Restarted as required. Now I have a solid purple ...
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XGI Volari video card not working for Ubuntu on XP machine

I've got an old self-built PC running Windows XP professional. No onboard video card, using one that works pretty well in XP but not at all for Ubuntu. Won't boot into Ubuntu. stops without getting ...
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Errors with USB device during boot?

Explanation I just built a new computer. Here are the specs: Motherboard: Gigabyte 990FXA-UD3 CPU: AMD FX 8350 SSD: SAMSUNG 840 Pro Series MZ-7PD256BW RAM: G.SKILL F3-1600C9Q-32GXM Initially I ...
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Black screen then shut down during boot up [duplicate]

Just new to Ubuntu and installed version 13.10. So I installed it on my laptop which has an nvidia graphics card (gt 425m) and got the drivers from the additional updates thing. Then when I boot up my ...
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Install driver form command line

I recently did some stuff on my computer (installing various things) and now my computer does not have a GUI. I can log into my computer via command line and work only from the command line. I need ...
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Need to deactivate NVIDIA driver from recovery mode or using Ubuntu 12.04 install disk

I tried switching graphics drivers from 317 to 304(post-release) because it kept crashing when I wanted to move my monitor's display to the other side of the laptop display (using NVIDIA Settings) ...
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2answers
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12.04 LTS won't boot after nvidia driver upgrade [duplicate]

I wanted to use the most recent nvidia-319(I think) drivers so that Steam would stop complaining about my drivers. I selected the 319 drivers in the System Hardware menu and rebooted. The system ...
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Tried installing Nvidia Driver, now can't do much of anything [duplicate]

I tried installing the NVidia graphics card driver for my ubuntu 13.04 64 bit computer finding the appropriate driver from http://www.nvidia.com/Download/Find.aspx. Now I'm locked out of the machine ...
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Ubuntu 12.04.3 nvidia standard/recovery boot [duplicate]

OS: Ubuntu 12.04.3 GPU: NVIDIA GTX 560Ti Here is the thing. I installed additional drivers (latest version) for my GPU, and since then Ubuntu won`t boot (standard boot), it boots to black screen. But ...
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MY ubuntu 12.04 freezing at checking battery state at Boot Time?

I updated my desktop computer from official updates but after the update my computer does not open the user interface. I tried to remove and install all different nvidia drivers but still same. ...
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2answers
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13.04 doesn't boot after installing nvidia driver 319.49

So I install this new driver because I wanted access to cuda. Now, the only thing my computer does when booting is going to a black screen with an underscore flashing on the top-left corner. Before ...