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After apt-get upgrade system always boot to low-graphics mode

Some time ago I have installed xorg edgers nvidia 331 drivers for my Nvidia 420M with Ubuntu 13.10. Today I have run like always sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get upgrade -y && ...
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The system is running in low-graphics mode (12.04)

Every time I boot I get the "The system is running in low-graphics mode" error. The problem is similar to this one: "the system is running in low graphics mode" i get this message when i ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 nvidia-prime “is it supported? no”

I have an Optimus laptop, a Dell XPS 15 L502, which I've had for a few years and have tried various things on (bumblebee, nvidia-prime, linux kernel optimus support). The graphics card is an NVIDIA ...
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Stuck under 12.04 back page with ubuntu logo without Entering the System

You must know : I have A ASUS laptop with NVidia Geforce GT 220M 1GB Running Windows 7 and Ubuntu 12.04 LTS. All the drivers are Up to date, and actually i updated My Nvidia card 2 weeks ago and ...
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Low graphics error [duplicate]

I recently upgraded to 12.10 (fresh install). I am a facing weird problem: When I boot, I get a message notifying me of low graphics. For now, I have been switching to console using Alt+F1 and then ...
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Ubuntu 13.04 not working after boot

My ubuntu 13.04 is not working after boot. After I had installed some applications. The graphic used to be better before this happened . My keyboard and my mouse isn't working . I'm using a desktop ...
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speech-dispatcher disabled , saned disabled and low graphics error and login-faliure

I am new to ubuntu and don't know the error I am having while I boot my system. Following is what appears speech-dispatcher disabled :edit/etc/default/speech-dispatcher saned disabled: ...
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ubuntu 14.04 in lenovo g400 why x did not use the graphic accelerator?

are already two or three months that i am trying to use Ubuntu 14.04 and before 13.10 but do to hardware structure of my Lenovo g400 Intel® Core™ i5-3230M CPU @ 2.60GHz × 4 and VESA: Intel® ...
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Sudo command not found (su login not working)

I had a system crash and now my Ubuntu runs into low-graphics mode. All the fixes require running commands with sudo. When I try this I get sudo: command not found. When I try logging in with su - I ...
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Help with Graphics Card - GeForce 9500

Bad quality video on Internet! I've installed Ubuntu 11.10 on my machine that is an AMD Athlon x2 5000+ 4 gb ddr3 GeForce 9500 GT/PCI/SSE2 When I play some video on Internet, like you-tube, in 480 ...
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System boots in fallback mode half of the time

Half of the time when I boot up my laptop it enters Gnome Classic fallback mode and all 3d graphics are disabled. If I log out and log back in, then it will enter Unity properly and 3d effects will be ...
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Z87N-WiFi message “Unknown display” Howto fix?

Hi I have just built myself a mini-itx rig Motherboard = Gigabyte GAZ87-wifi Graphics = inbuilt HD4600 21" inch Iiyama monitor VGA connected via VGA to DVI convertor I have installed Ubuntu 14.04. ...
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1answer
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Installing fglrx driver always fails

I have downloaded Ubuntu 14.04 and wanted to try some OpenGL programming. My laptop has switchable graphics technology (Intel HD Graphics 4000 and AMD Radeon HD 8570M). I thought that it'd be better ...
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1answer
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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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2answers
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Ubuntu 13.10 does not boot after succesful installation: 'all boot options are tried' [duplicate]

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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low graphics mode 13.10

I've bought a new lenovo laptop (G500). I replaced win 8 with win 7 and then i installed ubuntu 13.04. Everything was fine but about an hour later ubuntu 13.10 was released so of course i updated! ...
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The system is running in low-graphics mode and black screen after installing ( Upgrading from 12.10) Ubuntu 13 [closed]

After installing ubuntu 13 i have experienced some errors at the startup. In particular the system says: "The system is running in low-graphics mode" and, if i would continue also in low-graphics ...
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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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2answers
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System in low-graphics mode [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to fix “The system is running in low-graphics mode” error? I am totally new to Linux, and Ubuntu. I bought ASUS X53E Notebook, erased Windows and installed Ubuntu. ...
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2answers
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Ubuntu is running in low graphics mode [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to fix “The system is running in low-graphics mode” error? When I start Ubuntu, I get a window with a message: Ubuntu is running in low graphics mode your ...
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1answer
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Cannot detect your screen , graphics and devices.It also shows low on graphics [duplicate]

I am really new to this Linux world and my system is running really slow since after installing Ubuntu 14.04. It is showing some type of error: low on graphics. cannot detect your screen , ...
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1answer
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The system is running in low graphics mode, cannot open grub

I have installed Ubuntu 14.04 LTS on HP pavilion Laptop. I am getting this error and unable to get into desktop. I have tried this "How to fix "The system is running in low-graphics mode" ...
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Ubuntu is running in low graphics mode after Numpad changes

Yesterday I wanted to make my Ubuntu 14.04 automatically boot with the Numpad [on]. I used this thread as tutorial: How to enable numlock at boot time for login screen? I rebooted my PC and now ...
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I cannot fix the “The system is running in low-graphics mode” error [duplicate]

I'm running 32bit version of Ubuntu 12.04 and have all necessary hardware requirements. My display device is 'VIA/S3G KM400' from VIA/S3 Graphics,Inc. Cannot find related solution on here. Can anyone ...
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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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1answer
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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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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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the system is running low graphic mode just after updates installed [duplicate]

i had ubuntu linux v 12 . I installed .deb "update packages" from a folder that include all packages and i downloaded them before . just after installing them using dpkg -i *.deb command and ...
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Booting Ubuntu in low graphics mode? [duplicate]

My computer is taking forever to turn on and it is saying that ubuntu is running in low graphic mode. I click run ubuntu in low graphics mode for just one session an it says ubuntu is loading with 5 ...
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“The system is running in low-graphics mode” on virtualbox running in Windows 8 [duplicate]

I know this question has been asked multiple times but I couldn't find a solution. I tried installing Ubuntu 12.04.2 on Oracle VirtualBox running on a Windows 8 Pro machine. But I faced a "The ...
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“system running in low graphics mode” - Ubuntu 12.04 [duplicate]

When I boot my Ubuntu 12.04, I get a screen showing: system running in low graphics mode After referring some forums and blogs, I tried the following: sudo apt-get install --reinstall ...
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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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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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1answer
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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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System in low graphics, deleted linux, grub rescue, can't access windows

So I'm pretty new to Ubuntu but I managed to install it with no big problems on both my desktop and netbook. When I installed it on my brother's netbook everything went horribly wrong and now I fear ...
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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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ATI graphics always on and runs in low-graphics mode [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to fix “The system is running in low-graphics mode” error? I use a Lenovo y560 and has 12.04 and Windows 7 installed. When I boot into Ubuntu, I find that the ATI ...
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1answer
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Best low range graphic card for Ubuntu

I have a AMD HD5770 But I have big issues with the driver. So I decided to invest in a card that is more "Ubuntu friendly". I need a card with 2 dvi ports. Im going to run Virtualbox and some light ...
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How to force Ubuntu 10.04 / 12.04 to install and boot in low graphics mode? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Unsupported Video Chipset - How do I force Low-Graphics mode? Unlike others who are trying to get out of low graphics mode, I want to force Ubuntu into low graphics ...
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1answer
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Ubuntu 12.04 boots into low-graphics mode [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to fix “The system is running in low-graphics mode” error? To prevent my brother from using my computer, I disabled the guest user account in by following the ...
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1answer
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Ubuntu 10.4 is running in low graphics mode No device detected [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to fix “The system is running in low-graphics mode” error? So I just bought a new laptop and am attempting to put Ubuntu 10.4 on it's own partition. After ...
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Ubuntu 12.04, forced into low graphics mode, Server is already active for display

Since upgrading to Ubuntu 12.04, the disk checker has run approx. half of the times I powered on my laptop. Sometimes I let it complete, but if I'm in a rush I skip it. Some of the times that it runs ...
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Live-DVD of ubuntu 12.04/13.10 - system running low graphics mode error

I am getting this error when booting of a Live-DVD image also. After installation my system hangs when I click the "restart now" button. Then I hard reboot the system. then it says "system running low ...
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1answer
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Ubuntu running on command line due to insufficient graphics

My problem is that when I was trying to install Nvidia drivers (some 301 version) on Ubuntu 13.04, it evokes a message a:Ubuntu is running on low graphics. After the installation(I am repenting that ...