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I think your computer has Optimus technology. There are two solutions: Nvidia prime The binary Nvidia driver added partial Optimus support in the 319.17 update. You can install this by typing sudo apt-get install nvidia-319 nvidia-settings-319 nvidia-prime in the terminal to install the binary Nvidia driver. Prime will disable the Intel card, so you ...
From the virtual console, try to purge all the nvidia packages and xorg.conf file, sudo apt-get purge nvidia* sudo rm /etc/X11/xorg.conf sudo service lightdm restart Because the error screen clearly says using the config file : /etc/X11/xorg.conf.Config file was automatically created after installing nvidia drivers.Values in that file maybe inproper.So ...
Start in safe graphical mode: To start Ubuntu into safe mode (Recovery Mode) hold down the left Shift key as the computer starts to boot. If holding the Shift key doesn't display the menu press the Esc key repeatedly to display the GRUB 2 menu. From there you can choose the recovery option. Reference: here
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