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blank screen on ubuntu server 14.04 on PC

I am a new friend in linux / ubuntu social. I want install a ubuntu server 14.04 on my PC with below specification. https://www.asus.com/Motherboards/Z87C/specifications/ - CPU intel core i7 3.5 - ...
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Ubuntu 15.10 - Change loading screen [duplicate]

Well, I´m trying to change that awful purple screen with the white/orange dots on my Ubuntu 15.10 while it is loading. Not the login Screen or background. That is already solved. I would like to see ...
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The mystery of the mouse

I have got a laptop with a secondary screen plugged to the laptop with HDMI 10, 20 or 30 minutes after booting, the mouse be invisible on the laptop screen but she is visible on the secondary screen ...
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Installing Ubuntu in tablet [duplicate]

Can I install Ubuntu desktop OS on an android tablet? Is it possible to replace android and have Ubuntu as the only OS. If yes, then how do I install it onto my tablet? Do I need to backup my Android? ...
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Screen Tearing Nvidia GT640m

I want to use my Nvidia card on my computer rather than intel hd4000. However it has a outstanding amount of tearing both vertical and horizontal, even there is god damn triangles appearing in video ...
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Running bash script in detached screen

I could use a little help on this one. I am a novice scripter at best. I am trying to write a bash script to connect to my multiple openvpn sites. I am trying to write the script to open in a ...
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How do I create a simple loop daemon bash script? [closed]

I want to create a simple daemon bash script that will run a command if my computer is inactive for more than 10 minutes. I created an alias to run a python script in the terminal, and I plan on using ...
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Login screen goes black on 15.10

First I just want to say I consider myself a beginner using Ubuntu. I've read through most of the forums I could find which were related to this my problem and couldn't find a method which works. ...
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Possible override for black screen after changing the gpu?

I recently installed Ubuntu as I need to learn Fortran. Meanwhile I bought new GPU - r7 370. When I installed it into motherboard and started Ubuntu I was greeted with black screen, I think that ...
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When using atom editor screen turns off on UBUNTU 12.04 LTS?

Tried installing the editor from Ubuntu software center same things happens(screen turns off), especially when i open settings view. OR If i don't use the opened editor for sometime and try to type ...
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Only background is there, no icons, blank screen

I am using dual boot in my pc with win10 and Ubuntu 14, Until now everything was working fine... Suddenly today when I tried to login to Ubuntu, login screen came as normal but strangely after login ...
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Hibernation Ubuntu Black Screen

today I installed Ubuntu 14.04.3 my HP MINI 1103 as the only operating system. Once you have set and reviewed some power options (started when the display is closed is put into hibernation). I closed ...
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Customizing byobu display: display path

I've been trying to get this right many times without success. I'd like to display the path in my gnome terminal somewhere: in the title bar or in the bottom frame of tmux while using byobu. This is ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 - Low Resolution Set To 1024x768 [duplicate]

My monitory is 1920x1080 and I can't seem to change the resolution any higher than 1024x768.
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How to enable “Wait for vertical refresh” option in the AMD catalyst control center in AMD/Intel hybrid graphics?

I have an HP envy 15-3040nr laptop with AMD/Intel hybrid graphics. I installed the catalyst control center, most updated version, and am experiencing screen tearing in firefox and vlc. I know that ...
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Does anyone know why my screenshots are coming out as Ubuntu's wallpaper

It was always coming out black so I messed with the CompizConfig and I got rid of the black screenshots, however, now when i take a screenshot (full screen or partial screen) its coming out as ...
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Change display count from 2 to 1

I can use 2 screens but I'm using only one. After installing f.lux (justgetflux.com) my screen count is 2, but only 1 is connected. So I can't use the Chrome browser anymore because he Chrome window ...
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Ubuntu 15 Bash Screen Scripting

I'd like to edit my bashrc or do something with a similarly automatic result to make my terminal execute Ctrl^A, Tab, Ctrl^A, C everytime I split the terminal (Ctrl^A, Shift^S). basically I'd like ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 stuck on splash screen

Stuck on splash booting screen and i don't know what the error... ;(
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How to receive key presses while screen is off

I use xdotool to automate a bunch of things, like typing strings, sending key commands, etc., but Ubuntu only receives keypresses while the screen is on. If I set a script to run in an hour, by that ...
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Screen flickering in ubuntu 15.10

I use amd radeon graphics card and have the proper drivers installed as well. My ubuntu is dual booted with windows 10. The flickering is mostly observed with my browser and sometimes with CCSM. I ...
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Changes in system screen brightness aren't reflected on actual screen. [Ubuntu 15.10][Laptop]

I've had this issue since 14.04.3 but I never bothered to fix it since I didn't use Ubuntu much. Pressing the brightness up/down function keys brings up the popup displaying the brightness level, ...
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Ubuntu caused my machine to boot to a blank screen!

Tested the most recent Ubuntu 32bit on my old Windows xp desktop from the DVD I burned. Everything ran smoothly, so I rebooted. My aim was to extract the last handful of files off the drive before ...
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my hp elitebook 8560p screen keeps on flickering .

its a hardware problem and not a software. all this started when I connected my laptop with a screen using a VGA cable. anyone with a solution to this???
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Some application are transparent on my screen (e.g skype)

I could notice that some applications are transparent (not visible) when I call them e.g. skype after some time of utilization. My config is as follows : -Computer- Processor : 4x Intel(R) ...
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I have installed xubuntu and since its first starting it is behaving weird by scratching my screen

I have installed xubuntu a few days ago but on first start it behaves weird. It boots up normal, run for a few seconds good and then screen restarts and weird lines come across. It really irritates ...
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How to force the second screen working again ? (intel)

My issue is : when I go to Ubuntu settings it turns off my second screen (mini display port to vga). The solution is to unplug, wait 5 minutes and plug it again. The Super+P action as no ...
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Black screen trying to install ubuntu [duplicate]

Im having trouble installing the os in my computer. I get to the screen menu where it gives you the options to install or to test before installing. Whenever i Press install my screen goes black for a ...
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Resolution problem Ubuntu 15.10 after 4.2.0-18 linux update

I have an NVIDIA GeForce GT540M video card and since I updated from Ubuntu 15.04 to 15.10 I've had a LOT of problems with my screen. No nvidia privative driver will work (all of them give me a black ...
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Ubuntu: Screen does not wake up — how to get logs?

Twice today my screen wouldn't wake up, and I would need to pull out electricity from the screen and plug it in again. I have a multi-monitor setup, and it only happened to the HP monitor. This never ...
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Java console running in a screen autostart on Ubuntu

[Ubuntu 14.04 no desktop] I have a java console application, and I need to run all time (1st problem), as well as I can re-access the console whenever I want (2nd problem). To solve the second ...
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screen “out of range” at login

Just did a fresh install Ubuntu 15.10 on a machine & when it boots the screen works fine but once I get past the purple black screen to where I should select the user I want the screen shows "Out ...
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Blinking cursors, black screen when shutting down or restarting 14.04

When shutting down or restarting my ASUS Zenbook UX305FA running Ubuntu 14.04 LTS, I receive the following: 3 white blinking cursors, moving up through the screen when shutting down. 1 white ...
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Screen won't come back on after energy saving mode

I'm using Ubuntu 15.10 on a Dell Inspiron 17r SE. Whenever the screen goes off because of inactivity (I have it set for 10 minutes), it doesn't come back on when I move the mouse. The workaround to ...
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Black screen after The GRUB Boot Menu on Ubuntu 15.10 (ATI)

I upgraded Ubuntu to the last version (15.10) and now everytime I try to start it I get a black screen after grub menu. I tried installing fglrx drivers but the problem persists. I am able to ...
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How to switch the screen illumination off and continue typing? [duplicate]

I can switch the screen illumination manually off by pressing Fn+F6 on my laptop keyboard. This is the same as automatically switching it off on idle as it can be set in the power management. The ...
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Is a flickery screen bad?

I am running 14.04 with the 4.3 kernel (recently updated due to driver issues) and I've noticed a lot of flickery screen things going on. Usually when I scroll or when things update quickly I get a ...
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5 seconds grey screen before ubuntu MATE login screen

When I boot up my PC, first it shows as always asus screen for 1 seconds and then it proceeds with simple gray screen for 5-6 seconds and then it starts to boot into ubuntu MATE. Can I skip this grey ...
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Increasing the resolution on 14.04 beyond what is shown

I've got a new installation on Compaq 6715b. I tried following these instructions to increase my screen's resolution. What I did: Ran the command: sudo cvt 1680 1080 60 Found out my device like ...
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nvidia screen tearing in Xubuntu

nvidia-screen-tearing-problem How do I eliminate screen tearing Using Compton for tear-free compositing on XFCE or LXDE I have tried those solutions and i am still getting terrible image tearing on ...
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lock screem ins't activating

my sceen saver activates, and the lock screen doesn't lock the screen or something. here are the settings: I am using Ubuntu 15.10 Mate, and I want the screen to lock after some time idling, as in ...
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How can I disable or delete Gnome lock screen?

How can I disable or delete Gnome lockscreen? I mean, actually, I don't like Gnome display a wallpaper and a big clock after lock screen. Can I just have a login screen instead? Thanks everyone to ...
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Change screen colour depending on time of day

I always go on my machine when it is light, lose track of time, and when I look outside again, it is dark. So I was wondering if there was some sort of app which would change the colour of your screen ...
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Screen blank as soon as I stop moving mouse/keyboard

I just upgraded to Wily, and I'm having a strange issue. My screen is blanking (entering power savings mode), literally, within seconds after I stop moving the mouse or touching keys on the keyboard. ...
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Black screen on hdmi second screen and java (Radeon HD 8330 ubuntu 15.10)

when i open i.e. netbeans 8.0.2 with java 8, in full screen in my second screen in hdmi port, after a few seconds, only that screen become blink black, and after a 1 minute screen goes black. If i ...
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Blank screen while trying to install Ubuntu 12.04 from a USB stick

This is what I get initially. After pressing "Try Ubuntu" my screen goes blank I don't even get the keyboard and human pic initially at all and my background screen is black not purple... My ...
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Strange behavior?

I use Ubuntu 15.04 and I'm faced with some strange issues. I don't know how to explain them, that's why I embed my screen shot for two of the programs damaged. The issue happens on my Skype and ...
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how can i increase the screen resolution ubuntu 15.10?

i installed ubuntu 15.10 and i have NVIDIA geforce 920m 4g but my masximum screen resolution is 1366 * 768 , how can i increase the resolution to the maximum that can the NVIDIA handle ?
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Screen Brightness not increassing after using "xrandr --output eDP1 1.0

Earlier I was not able to decrease screen brightness from keyboard (It was at its maximum), then I tried: xrandr --output eDP1 --brightness 0.5 Now screen is sufficiently dim now, but now at times ...
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Kubuntu 15.4 screen resolution problem

Missind driver on Asus k50c, does anybody know how to change or get the driver required to change the resolution? Best got 1024x680....