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Ubuntu 14.04 Suddenly Won't Boot

I ran into a really odd problem today. I tried to boot my ubuntu partition, and I got a flashing screen that showed only black with a mouse cursor. Eventually it said restoring resolver state, and ...
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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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Can't boot Ubuntu 12.04 in graphics mode or safe graphics mode

I can boot into ubuntu only in tty screen non-graphics mode only. My machince is with intel onboard DG33 graphics. I have already run these commands without any error. sudo apt-get remove ...
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Graphics problems on startup

I recently installed Ubuntu 14.04 LTS alongside Windows 8.1. I started Ubuntu successfully maybe three times, then the last time, it stopped responding and I had to restart. Ever since then, I could ...
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blank screen on boot with hdmi tv

I just bought a new notebook HP COMPAQ CQ58-D69SG NOTEBOOK 15.6 (details below). and installed ubuntu 12.04 when i connect it to my tv with HDMI when it is already booted the screen apears, and seems ...
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Ubuntu 13.10 newly installed blank desktop

After couple of minutes waiting I successfully installed ubuntu 13.10...but unfortunately after booting on ubuntu,it doesn't show anything only blank desktop and wallpaper..need your help guys.... I ...
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graphics init failed gfxboot

I just tried to install ubuntu on my netbook from an external hard drive to try it first, and then I would install if I liked it. This is the message I received upon boot up "Graphics Initial Error. ...
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Graphics Problem with cedarview and log-in screen

I've recently encountered problems with my netbook when I dabbled with the graphics driver. I recently tried to install the "Cedar Trail in DKMS Format" through Additional Drivers in system settings ...
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Purple screen on boot ubuntu 13.10

I installed ubuntu 13.10(Win8 is first OS) from LiveUSB, but it doesn't boot. Booting stuck on purple screen after choosing Ubuntu in grub(Windows boots without any problems). I tried to choose ...
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Black screen after startup

I have a Ubuntu Gnome 13.10 installed on my laptop. (Almost) everything worked fine, until yesterday, when after booting it up I got greeted by a black/blank screen. I've got a Futjisu S761 laptop ...
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Black screen after login in ubuntu 13.10

I upgraded from 13.04 to 13.10 few days ago. Everything is working fine with my laptop, except a black screen appears after the login screen. It also gives message "System error!" multiple times. I ...
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No login screen after boot without external monitor

I've had this issue on multiple ubuntu based distros, the most recent being elementaryOS Luna. Basically, I keep my laptop plugged into a 1280x1024 monitor at home. Whenever my laptop is powered off ...
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Upgraded to 12.10, can't boot up

So I had Ubuntu 12.04, and all was well - except it froze occasionally. Monkeying around with the kernel made no difference, so I asked here (can't find my old question). Someone advised upgrading to ...
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Ubuntu 13.04 can only work in recovery mode

I have just updated my 12.10 to 13.04. Everything is updated. But I can only boot to a black screen. I mean after the GRUB interface and purple screen. And I can hear the voice of the password ...
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Start ubuntu13.04 and then it turns to black screen [duplicate]

I do need help. I just updated 12.10 to 13.04 but the problem occured. Every time I start my laptop it turns to a black screen. After the grub and the purple screen. And I also hear the voice from ...
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152 views

Laptop boots with blank screen but HDMI Monitor is working [duplicate]

English translation: Hello all, can you help me fix this problem. I installed Ubuntu on my notebook for the first time. My laptop is an ACER ASPIRE 5336 I installed Ubuntu while connected to an ...
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Upgrade from 12.04 to 12.10: Black screen with Intel HD 4000

Yesterday I updated Ubuntu from 12.04 to 12.10. I also had to reinstall GRUB, but after rebooting my machine and selecting "Ubuntu" from the list, a black screen appeared. Following this suggestion, ...
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Xorg fails to start with Intel graphics

Ever since the installation of Ubuntu 12.10 on my laptop today it has been refusing to start Xorg when booting on occasions. Randomly it works but about 75% of the time it either gives me a black ...
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Problems booting 12.04.2 after update

I recently bought parts for a small mediacenter PC, and planned on running ubuntu with XBMC. I'm having massive problems with installing ubuntu and thinking about switching to windows (worst case). ...
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310 views

No bootsplash screen shown when starting Ubuntu on HP laptop

I use Ubuntu 12.04 on my HP 6730s: I have a problem shown in this Youtube video: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=t0eQ3FnrUQo The video shows my computer booting up, showing the HP logo, then a black ...
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Ubuntu 12.10 graphics or booting issue

Merry Christmas everyone. Yesterday I upgraded Ubuntu from 12.04 to 12.10. I have an Intel integrated graphic card. I know it's not compatible with the new version. Ubuntu warned me about it, but I ...
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12.10 boots to black screen [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: My computer boots to a black screen, what options do I have to fix it? Sometimes(most of them), I get a black screen after the booting. It's doing that since last monday ...
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Ubuntu 12.10 hangs on checking battery state

I have a Thinkpad X230. After a boot it hangs with checking battery state [OK]. A second boot is most times successful. What I have seen in other posts doesn't fit to my problem, because My ...
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12.04 hangs at “checking battery state”

My 12.04 system hangs at "Checking battery state". At this stage, no commands work eg: Ctrl+Alt+f1, or Alt+f5. I ran recovery mode, and ran the following commands: sudo mount -o remount, rw / sudo ...
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Ubuntu won't load, freezes on purple screen [duplicate]

Last time I restarted my computer, I could not get Ubuntu to load; the screen would either go black, or would hang at the purple screen indefinitely. I have had some graphics problems in the past, ...
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Ubuntu hangs at the '_' prompt for 15' when booting. Do I need another driver for my Intel G31/G33 integrated graphics?

I have an ASROCK which uses Intel G31 graphics. Ubuntu says my graphics chipset is G33. Should I look for another driver or are they from the same family? I am also having problems booting and that ...
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Can't access Ubuntu 12.04 (black screen appears when trying to login) [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: My computer boots to a black screen, what options do I have to fix it? This is the first time for me installing Ubuntu and I'm living a nobe's nightmare ever since I ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 questionable RAM usage, mouse lags, windows fade slowly and programs hang…after a few hours things return to normal

I am running 12.04 on a Core 2 Duo T8100 at 2.10ghz with Intel GM965/GL960 integrated mobile graphics with shared memory. I have 3gigs of ram but it normally stays below 1 gig. Super Key hangs and ...
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Black screen after update ubuntu 11.10 [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: My computer boots to a black screen, what options do I have to fix it? I am completely stuck after updating Ubuntu 11.10 on HP Elitebook with Intel Graphics. I first ...
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Blank screen during boot after clean Ubuntu 11.10 install (Intel N10 graphics) [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: My computer boots to a black screen, what options do I have to fix it? After a clean install of Ubuntu 11.10 on my Asus eee PC 1005p, Ubuntu seems to boot correctly, ...
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Switching between integrated and discrete graphics at boot time

On my new laptop (Lenovo T520), there are two graphics cards: integrated Intel and a NVidia card. The laptop supports Optimus, but since this is currently only supported in Win7 (I am aware of the ...
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Boot hangs after “Checking battery state…” [closed]

The boot process of my installation hangs after the Checking battery state... message. I can continue to boot using Alt + F5, then logging in, and typing startx. After that everything works as ...
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No kernel modesetting detected, can only boot Xorg in fail safe graphics mode with intel video card?

I have installed ubuntu 10.10 and while I can launch it in fail safe graphics mode, I only get a text console when I try to launch it normally. Apparently there is a problem with my drivers or ...