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Ubuntu 13.10 does not boot after succesful installation: 'all boot options are tried'

I am new to Ubuntu and Linux, i hope someone could help me... I installed Ubuntu 13.10 64-bit on my new Samsung Ativ (4 GB memory / Quad Core 1.4 GHz processor / AMD Radeon HD8250 graphic card / 128 ...
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Terminal command to clean tmp folder and set permission flags

Because of a low-graphics error I am not able to log into my system anymore. Well .. I am not seeing any graphical interface (solutions here How to fix "The system is running in low-graphics ...
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Can't access grub by holding down shift; can't access desktop due to errors. How do I fix this?

I recently moved to Australia, need to find work, but can't use my computer, and it's really hindering me. I need your assistance please. I'm getting an error, "The system is running in low graphics ...
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Why ubuntu 12.04 randomly loads in fail-safe graphic mode?

My ubuntu+nvidia randomly shows "The system is running in low-graphics mode". but after restart, booted-up normally. I found some solutions but no one reports this message shows-up randomly. So my ...
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How to troubleshoot a “Low Graphics Mode” installer error on PC with SiS iGPU?

How does one troubleshoot a “Low Graphics Mode” error when they are trying to install Ubuntu 12.10 on an older computer? The computer involed is a quite old one: Fujistu-Siemens Scenic P300 Pentium ...
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Unable to install latest Ubuntu 12.04.4/13.10-hangs after installation-upon reboot system running low graphics error

When I download any latest Ubuntu i.e 12.04.4 or 13.10 after installation is complete the system hangs when i click the 'Restart Now' button. Then when I hard reboot it it says "system running in low ...
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low-graphics mode after update to 13.10 and reinstaltion of nvidia drivers

I recently updated to 13.10, it broke all my opencv installation (impossible to compile or run previous programs that were ok on 13.04). I've found out that cuda wasn't installed anymore, nor were the ...
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How can I fix my gnome desktop / X server in Ubuntu 13.10

I have been struggling with this since yesterday evening: I upgraded from 12.04 to 13.10 in steps using $ do-release-upgrade. Since the last upgrade I got the "Low graphics mode" screen with the ...
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system is running low graphics mode

I uninstalled the unity from Ubuntu mistakenly. when i restart computer it is giving "The system is running low-graphics mode" .I have tried different commands "sudo apt-get autoclean" , "sudo apt-get ...
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Driver Nvidia problem

My graphic card is a Nvidia GT540M gDD3 1GB_Hybrid on an Ubuntu 12.04 install. Installed Ubuntu one day ago.Yesterday it started without any problem but since today I get "The system is running in ...
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Ubuntu 13.10 freezing and low graphics mode

I have installed Ubuntu 13.10 64-bit on my desktop PC, and it seems it's not working properly. I have freezing while typing, the virtual console is not available, if I try go to it my screen is ...
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Problem in removing packages

I'm using Ubuntu 13.10 alongside w-7. I was trying to solve over heating problem. By mistake I installed 2 packages from Software Center. When I boot up PC next time it is giving me error like that ...
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System running in low graphics after installtion of nvidia driver for 13.10

I installed ubuntu 13.10 on my Acer v5-471G with nvidia geforce gt 620 M graphics card. But I encountered flickering, overheating, battery drain and suddedn shutdowns soon after installtion. Then I ...
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Any sites of guides or blogs of people installing Linux on Low-end or low resource pcs or compute devices

Im looking for a website where a community of people that successfully and stably install Linux distros on low-end and low resource pcs or compute devices (raspberry pi for example). Ubuntu preferred ...
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How to fix “The system is running in low graphics mode” error on Toshiba Satellite -T110?

For a while, I have run Ubuntu 12.0 along side windows on my net book however, recently when I start Ubuntu i am faced with this error message "The system is running in low graphics mode." A quick ...
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Installation after boot shows no display

I just booted 12.04 for installation from USB-stick. But there is a problem with the display. After boot I see a rectangle on the lower left corner of the screen, after a while I see "Ubuntu 12.04 ...
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13.10 start up into low-graphics mode

I am running Ubuntu alongside Windows 8 on an Acer Aspire E1-571G. I was using Ubuntu 13.04 and today upgraded via the CLI to 13.10 Now Ubuntu doesn't take me to the log in screen to type in my ...
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low-graphic mode changes ineffective

I've done some searching, without luck. (its hard when you don't know what your question is and English is not your first language) My ubuntu 12.10 is booting up in "low-graphic mode" all ...
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The system is running in low-graphics mode

I am getting the error “The system is running in low-graphics mode” error on my PC. Its and HP PC with integrated graphics card. it was running fine until yesterday. Trying to switch to gdm just boots ...
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System running in low graphics mode

I disabled my AMD Radeon 7730M HD graphics using: http://planetoss.com/articles/how-to-disable-the-discrete-amd-graphics-card-in-linux/ because it was causing a lot of heat. Now I have gained around ...
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How can I fix the graphical mode on Ubuntu 12.04 on PowerPC G4

Recently I got install Ubuntu on a Mac with the alternate-powerpc version, but at every start up the display shows that there is a problem with my graphical adapter and display and the system is ...
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Ubuntu 13.10 upgrade error. Dropping to low graphics mode

I was updating from the terminal and it was complete. It asked me if I would like to reboot now. I accidentally pressed 't' instead of 'y' and then it just asked me to reboot manually. Then I rebooted ...
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Lubuntu Unable to Login with GUI. Coloured lines\bars

I am new to Linux. I successfully installed Lubuntu 12.10 alternate version "lubuntu-12.10-alternate-i386". I checked the .iso file using "WinMd5Sum" and it was proper. I burned it and checked error ...
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system-is -running-in-low-graphics on installing ubuntu

I get this error on just trying to install a clean install of ubuntu, I want to reformat the drive and install but cannot due to this video issue how can i resolve it? How to fix "The system is ...
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failsafex mode hangs: how to debug it?

I have radeon/intel hybrid graphics. When testing my recovery mode login, failsafex mode hangs at the second screen. It needs a mouse or not? Looks like there are buttons I could click. I have a ...
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Trouble running Ubuntu12.04 on MSI CX620

Hardware A few days ago I uninstalled Windows 7 & installed Ubuntu 12.04 LTS on my laptop (MSI CX620). No problems occurred in installation process. My laptop contains two graphic controllers 1) ...
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Low Resolution and Tiny Font Bug with my xorg.conf

I'm having a very strange issues with my graphics in kubuntu 12.04. I'm almost certain a package has been downloaded which is disabling my default nvidia drivers and rendering my desktop using a very ...
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System Running in Low Graphics Mode After Upgrade from 13.10 to 14.04 Failure: Simplest Fix for Non Tech?

Accepted offer to upgrade from 13:10 to 14:04. Upgrade failed. When I turned on machine next day, thrown into 'Low Graphics Mode' which didn't offer options, probably from driver problems it couldn't ...
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Low graphics mode while TRYING ubuntu 12.04 LTS

I am new to ubuntu and dont know much about it. I am now interested in trying it. I am not installing it, I AM JUST TRYING IT using the option "TRY UBUNTU" using Live CD. I have Windows XP installed ...
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How to fix “The system is running in low-graphics mode” error? cntd

So i was having the “The system is running in low-graphics mode” problem which is decribed in this question. In order to solve it I proceeded as in the answers there. I first tried: sudo apt-get ...
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After upgrade system always boot to low-graphics mode

I tried everything like: reinstall ubuntu-desktop reinstall xserver-xorg reinstall nvidia drivers install gdm and stop lightdm Im using ubuntu 13.10. Can anyone help me? I dont want to reinstall ...
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Ubuntu virtual machine not starting up in virtualbox

When I start up my ubuntu virtual machine in virtualbox, it gives me an error, and it says: The system is running in low-graphics mode Your screen, graphics card, and input device settings could ...
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Getting “The system is running in low-graphics mode” error on boot with a Dell Dimension 2400

I recently installed Ubuntu 12.04 on an old Dell Dimension 2400 desktop. The installation went fine, but now when I boot it gives me the following error message: The system is running in low-graphics ...
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Graphics driver installation on Dell Inspiron 5110

I am using Dell Inspiron N5110 laptop that has an Nvidia GeForce GT 540M GPU. I am not getting the proper instructions for installing the graphics driver for my laptop. The current status for graphics ...
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accessing main settings via/in lowgraphicsmode

In advance I must say im from Europe so if and when my English is unclear to you please ask me to rephrase and do accept my apologies in advance. With regards to my question/problem. I have a IBM ...
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Graphics error: system is running on low graphics mode when visiting a specific website

I know that the low graphics mode issue can be a related to a drivers/display managers with a large number of similar questions. Before dismissing this as a duplicate, go over this specific instance. ...
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updating from 12.10 to 13.10 with windows?

I would like to know if it is possible to update my current version of Ubuntu(12.10) to the latest(13.10) through windows. Apparently my current version has crashed due to some errors. i can't enter ...
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The system is running in low-graphics mode error and problem logging in

My PC has a dual boot with Windows 7 and Ubuntu 12.04. When I start Ubuntu, I get this error message: The system is running in low-graphics mode as in this link. I did as in the topic, but I can't ...
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Graphics libray DISLIN requires openmotif with no simple install procedure— any ideas?

Graphics libray DISLIN, for use with many compilers (gfortran, in my case), requires the openmotif package. It's not in the USCenter but is available here. It's build is dependent on 14 other ...
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Low Graphics on no Graphics Machine

I have a computer running Ubuntu 12.04 installed from a slightly customized live CD, with no desktop (it boots straight to Chromium). Recently after installing BitDefender I got the low graphics mode ...
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Low Graphics mode? I cannot get into my computer. Help!

I recently updated to 13.10. since then i have not been able to access my computer at all. it tells me the system is running in low graphics mode. my screen, graphics card, and device settings could ...
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HELP- says “running in low graphics mode” at startup, have followed tutorials but never works?

I am trying to fix my computer so I can give it to my little brother. When I turn it on, it tells me it is running in low graphics mode. I have tried a bunch of tutorials and none have worked. I can ...
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System goes into Low graphics mode when networking service restart

When I run /etc/init.d/networking restart my laptop screen suddenly goes black and a dialog box appears saying the system is running on low graphics mode and also my mouse pointer disappears. I ...
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runnung in low graphic mode after installing ati driver

I have ubuntu , version 12 . I installed ATI driver and i'm getting the error of running in low graphic mode . I needed to install the driver because every time i update and upgrade ubuntu , righ ...
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“Fatal Server Error” on 12.04 LTS after failed upgrading procedure

Ubuntu 12.04 LTS on Toshiba Satellite C845, amateur user (I mean that, so please don't speak cyborg): - I was surfing and I see updater popping up automatically as usual, so I tell it to install ...
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Low graphic mode and incorrect screen resolutions in VirtualBox

I've installed Ubuntu 12.04 LTS with a virtual machine (using VirtualBox-4.2.12) on my Asus Eee (OS host windows xp), everything went ok during the installation, but now when I start Ubuntu a window ...
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Can not resolve “low graphics mode” in virtualbox

Using ubuntu install on VirtualBox with 1024MB RAM, 25GB HD with windows 7 and NVidia card (440?) on host machine. Very similar problems to others but THIS IS NOT A DUPLICATE as the responses to near ...
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Low graphics mode- problem created by gparted

I am a relatively new Ubuntu user , I have an Acer laptop and I recently upgraded to 12.04 Ubuntu from 10.04 . I decided to make a partition for installing Windows 7 and I used Gparted Live CD. It ...
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How To install Graphic Card For Ubuntu 13.04

I am using Ubuntu 13.04 Dell Inspiron N5520. AMD ATI Radeon Graphic HD 7670 Can some one show me how to install the amd without error please and withour low graphic ?! Thanks. ( Hope You Replay ...
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“The system is running in Low Graphic Mode” error with intel HD graphics 4000

I'm new to ubuntu but pretty much able to troubleshoot and searching for answers before posting. I will try to explain my situation: I installed Ubuntu 12.10 alongside windows 7. I've installed ...