Search:

Type: Posts; User: TimB48; Keyword(s):

Search: Search took 0.01 seconds.

  1. Thread: No Desktop

    by TimB48
    Replies
    14
    Views
    735

    [ubuntu] Re: No Desktop

    Still looking for an answer for this problem, looks like my posts have not been viewed for several days.
    Anyone out there who can help?

    TimB48
  2. Thread: No Desktop

    by TimB48
    Replies
    14
    Views
    735

    [ubuntu] Re: No Desktop

    I have reinstalled and everything appeared to be ok apart from the problems mentioned in my last reply.
    I then updated and ended up back to square one with no desktop bars or icons. Unfortunately I...
  3. Thread: No Desktop

    by TimB48
    Replies
    14
    Views
    735

    [ubuntu] Re: No Desktop

    I have successfully reinstalled 12.04 using the 'nomodeset' option mentioned in your link.
    The desktop appears normal now but the mouse function is peculiar in that the pointer dissapears when you...
  4. Thread: No Desktop

    by TimB48
    Replies
    14
    Views
    735

    [ubuntu] Re: No Desktop

    Running 'startx' only produced the following messages.
    Fatal server error:
    Server is already active for display 0
    If this server is no longer running, remove /tmp/.X0-lock and start again

    ...
  5. Thread: No Desktop

    by TimB48
    Replies
    14
    Views
    735

    [ubuntu] Re: No Desktop

    Initial attempt to enter recovery mode failed apparently linked to the nvidia graphics. The following lines were the last few before the recovery boot stopped.

    [4.985757] nvidia:module license...
  6. Thread: No Desktop

    by TimB48
    Replies
    14
    Views
    735

    [ubuntu] Re: No Desktop

    Result for running 'sudo service lightdm start' was the following.

    Start: Job is already running: lightdm

    Forgot to mention in my original post that the top and side bars appear briefly...
  7. Thread: No Desktop

    by TimB48
    Replies
    14
    Views
    735

    [ubuntu] No Desktop

    I have just upgraded from 11.10 to 12.04.1, following the upgrade I can log on but following that no top or side tool bars are visible.
    I did a clean install (with Format) but the result was the...
Results 1 to 7 of 7