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I have a dual booted laptop with windows 7 home. I was able to perform suspension on my previous version of ubuntu 14.04 LTS, but eversince I have upgraded to 16.04 LTS, I am not able to suspend my laptop, properly. That is, after clicking on "suspend" button the screen goes black, but when i want to get back again, it just wont start.Although the power and battery indication light starts blinking again, the screen still remains black . Please help!

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I had the same problem. I fixed it by upgrading to kernel 4.5

64Bit

wget "http://kernel.ubuntu.com/~kernel-ppa/mainline/v4.5-rc1-wily/linux-headers-4.5.0-040500rc1_4.5.0-040500rc1.201601241731_all.deb"

wget "http://kernel.ubuntu.com/~kernel-ppa/mainline/v4.5-rc1-wily/linux-headers-4.5.0-040500rc1-generic_4.5.0-040500rc1.201601241731_amd64.deb"

wget "http://kernel.ubuntu.com/~kernel-ppa/mainline/v4.5-rc1-wily/linux-image-4.5.0-040500rc1-generic_4.5.0-040500rc1.201601241731_amd64.deb"

sudo dpkg -i *.deb

32Bit

wget "http://kernel.ubuntu.com/~kernel-ppa/mainline/v4.5-rc1-wily/linux-headers-4.5.0-040500rc1_4.5.0-040500rc1.201601241731_all.deb"

wget "http://kernel.ubuntu.com/~kernel-ppa/mainline/v4.5-rc1-wily/linux-headers-4.5.0-040500rc1-generic_4.5.0-040500rc1.201601241731_i386.deb"

wget "http://kernel.ubuntu.com/~kernel-ppa/mainline/v4.5-rc1-wily/linux-image-4.5.0-040500rc1-generic_4.5.0-040500rc1.201601241731_i386.deb"

sudo dpkg -i *.deb

Here is kernel 4.6

64Bit:

wget http://kernel.ubuntu.com/~kernel-ppa/mainline/v4.6-yakkety/linux-headers-4.6.0-040600-generic_4.6.0-040600.201606100558_amd64.deb

wget http://kernel.ubuntu.com/~kernel-ppa/mainline/v4.6-yakkety/linux-image-4.6.0-040600-generic_4.6.0-040600.201606100558_amd64.deb

wget http://kernel.ubuntu.com/~kernel-ppa/mainline/v4.6-yakkety/linux-headers-4.6.0-040600_4.6.0-040600.201606100558_all.deb

sudo dpkg -i *.deb

32Bit:

wget http://kernel.ubuntu.com/~kernel-ppa/mainline/v4.6-yakkety/linux-headers-4.6.0-040600_4.6.0-040600.201605151930_all.deb

wget http://kernel.ubuntu.com/~kernel-ppa/mainline/v4.6-yakkety/linux-headers-4.6.0-040600-generic_4.6.0-040600.201605151930_i386.deb

wget http://kernel.ubuntu.com/~kernel-ppa/mainline/v4.6-yakkety/linux-image-4.6.0-040600-generic_4.6.0-040600.201605151930_i386.deb

sudo dpkg -i *.deb
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    thanks a lot Inforcer25 ! kernel 4.5 for 32 bit worked for me! – jAYANT YADAV Jun 12 '16 at 16:39
  • now a new problem has arised after updating my kernel :( I am not able to boot my ubuntu, It shows a balck screen with this written on it: end Kernel panic - not syncing: No working init found – jAYANT YADAV Jun 13 '16 at 6:40
  • This was probably caused by fixes and features backported from newer kernels. In GRUB menu, select Advanced options for Ubuntu, choose the last kernel that worked (not recovery mode). – Inforcer25 Jun 13 '16 at 13:22
  • Ok. Done. Shall I uninstall the newer kernel version or is there a way I can fix the issue with version 4.5 – jAYANT YADAV Jun 13 '16 at 15:10
  • Look at my answere. I updated so that there is kernel 4.6 now. try using kernel 4.6 – Inforcer25 Jun 13 '16 at 16:10

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