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Error when installing Ubuntu 13.10 black screen/white flashing dash

Yesterday I've tried to install Ubuntu on my windows 7 desktop pc. I've burned the iso on a dvd, and installed the help boot. Then it asked to reboot, after that it took me to the ubuntu purple screen ...
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Black screen after login on main account, after LaTex install failed [duplicate]

I recently tried installing LaTex on my Ubuntu 13.10 system. The installation failed but I cant remember the error-messages. After the failed installation the memory cache was quite full and the ...
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In first step of Ubuntu installation: crash screen [duplicate]

I am a Java programmer and I want to install Ubuntu 13.10 to use for my programming needs. But I have a problem. On my first step of installing Ubuntu X86 (I am a newbie) when I go to setup screen in ...
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That I'm must change or add to the GRUB for the disappearance of a black screen? [duplicate]

GRUB snapshot: That I'm must change or add to the GRUB for the disappearance of a black screen?
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Black screen after clicking on “Install Ubuntu” [duplicate]

Secure boot is disabled I also wrote in the command-line "nomodeset"... [Error: can't find command nomodeset] Tried to install an alternative ubuntu 12.04, but there was a black screen too. Video ...
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Installation menu in Ubuntu 13.10 [duplicate]

When I try to install Ubuntu, I am unable to view the installation menu. The only thing I can see is a black screen. Are there other methods to install Ubuntu 13.10, & is this a graphic problem?
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Black screen with the cursor blinking (flashing) [closed]

You might think this is duplicate, but it's not. I've searched all around the Internet and never found a solution. I might be a total Linux newbie (although I've been using Ubuntu and Fedora for 3 ...
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Display going out during install

I'm installing Ubuntu from a USB stick to a blank USB and every time I go through the installation process (whether it be through the display port of my GPU or without the GPU and straight out of the ...
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Ubuntu 13.10 boots into blank purple screen after fresh install

I decided that I wanted Ubuntu 13.04 on my computer. I had previously installed 12.10 LTS, and it worked right out of the box with no problems. Later got bored of it, then formatted the entire drive ...
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Can't boot or install Ubuntu

made a flash-able USB-Stick with Ubuntu 13.04 on it. When I try to boot without installation or when I try to install it, I get into the GNU-GRUB menu, but not into the normal Ubuntu menu. If I choose ...
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Can't install Ubuntu Server with Screen Problem

I want to install Ubuntu server on notebook Acer Aspire 4750g (vga Intel + Nvidia). But when boot via dvd or usb drive back across the screen as a line. Can not read the text. The picture attached. ...
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Installing 12.04 from 12.10 with black screen issue [duplicate]

I recently upgraded from 12.04 to 12.10 and now have an issue with a black screen upon booting. Im having a lot of trouble with this issue and I dont care to fix it anymore. I still have the usb drive ...
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resolved - Unable to run Live CD Ubuntu 13:04 on Acer Aspire M5 481T 6417. Is there any video driver incompatibility?

I made the purchase of this notebook with the thought of installing Ubuntu. However, it was not successful in my attempts. I've done searches on google and other forums that discuss Ubuntu. Found that ...
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Blank screen at the beginning of the installation [duplicate]

I have been trying for some time now to get Ubuntu working on my computer with proprietary NVIDIA drivers, having tried and failed many times decided to take a go at Xubuntu. However I think I might ...
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545 views

Black screen when trying to install ubuntu

I'm trying to install Ubuntu on my laptop, booting from a CD. However, when click "install ubuntu" from the grub the screen goes to black. So far I've tried the following all with no result: booting ...
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Attemping to install Ubuntu 12.10 onto UEFI Windows 8 Asus laptop results in black screen after ¨try ubuntu without installing¨ and ¨install ubuntu¨ [duplicate]

I´ve been trying to follow every guide I see about installing ubuntu onto a UEFI laptop, but so far nothing has worked. Basically I want to overwrite windows 8 with ubuntu, so I never have to see it ...
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380 views

Ubuntu won't recognize my video card and shows white screen with unintelligible characters

I just installed Ubuntu to run side-by-side with a yet to be activated Window 7 Ultimate. I tried both of the 32-bit version of Ubuntu and both say they don't recognize my video card after the ...
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wubi install problem [duplicate]

I've been trying to install Ubuntu onto my laptop. About a year ago I used wubi and installed Ubuntu and everything was working fine except occasionally Ubuntu would not boot and get stuck on some ...
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light problem with ubuntu 12.10

I've created ubuntu 12.10 bootable usb key with lili, after booting from it when i selected install some command lines appear and than screen lights off, but i realised that laptop was not off.. So ...
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Display problem after installaling updates in ubuntu 12.04

I had installed Ubuntu 12.10 yesterday but it was not working properly, so installed Ubuntu 12.04 from Live USB and after installation, it was working without harm, but problems arose when I installed ...
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screen resolution wrong -> black screen

I've installed Ubuntu 12.04 LTS on my Acer Aspire One (netbook) with the help of wubi. The installation went fine, but after logging in my screen resolution was wrong. Because of that the desktop and ...
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Display error when installing ubuntu

When installing Ubuntu 12.04 from a usb-stick, as soon as installer runs, an error message appears and I can only see the upper half of the screen. For the way the pointer dissappears at the bottom ...
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Stuck on orange screen during/after installing 12.04.1

I was using 10.10, so I did not want to upgrade. I downloaded the ubuntu-12.04.1-desktop-amd64.iso and burn into a pen-drive. I tried to install twice and both times, I got stucked on this orange ...
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How to change GUI on DVD?

I downloaded Edubuntu 12.04 LTS DVD and when I boot from it, all I get is a white screen, after selecting to install or run from DVD. I'm almost sure it is a graphic card problem since I'm using ...
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Missing nvidia-settings application

To make a long story short, I seem to have lost my nvidia-settings application. So, when I select Settings from the drop down, and then Display, I don't see the configuration screen that I normally ...
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Purple blank screen on Quitting Ubuntu Installation or Shutting Down

I just bought an HP Pavilion m6- 1045dx laptop with Windows 7 pre-installed. I am unable to install Ubuntu alongside Windows, so I am considering replacing Windows completely. But since I have not ...
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Ubuntu boots to orange screen after install [duplicate]

I have a problem in which I boot my computer and everything works normally, I see a purple screen with various partitions to select such as my Windows 7 and Ubuntu partitions. When I select the ...
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12.04 installation leaves me with a blank screen, changing boot options doesn't help

The problem of seeing simply a blinker seems to be occurring quite frequently online, but I have not found any solution that has helped. I am trying to install from wubi, and previously I've had to ...
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How do I install Ubuntu on an HP G62? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: My computer boots to a black screen, what options do I have to fix it? I've tried to install Ubuntu 11.04 and 12.04, but I have the same problem on both. I proceed like ...
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When installing Ubuntu 10.04 my screen just goes blank? [closed]

My teacher gave me the disc for 9.04 and 10.04 and each time i try to install I only get to select my language(english) and then after i choose full install from the list of option the word Ubuntu and ...
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71 views

I lose the image when start installation of ubuntu 11.10

did not have this problem in version 11.04, I had in version 9.10. when it starts to load the image of ubuntu 11.10 the screen make a flash and then shows a number of very fine continuous stripes ...
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Ubuntu gets stuck on desktop screen? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Unity doesn't load, no Launcher, no Dash appears I have an Acer Aspire One, running Ubuntu 11.10 I recently installed Ubuntu, because my Windows XP was real buggy. I ...
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Ubuntu 11.04 wont install at all

Hello to you and first I want to thank you for taking the time to help me. I've used Ubuntu in the past (9.04) but pc wasn't good enough. So now I just bought myself all new hardware and built a new ...