I bought a Toshiba Sattellite L755D-12F two days ago with Windows 7. I wanted to install Ubuntu 11.10, but whenever I boot it from a live cd or USB I get a blank screen.

Now i've seen similar topics around the internet, but I can't get wiser out of it. (Something about pressing F6 and Nomodeset.)

Does someone know a link to a good tutorial, or is it possible to prepare my AMD driver for Linux within Windows?


Here are the instructions:

In grup menu, press e. Then find the "quiet splash" words and change it with "nomodeset" (if your graphics card is nvidia) or "radeon.modeset=0" (if radeon). Then press Ctrl+x button conbination to continue with the changes you have just made.

It would help you maybe.

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