View Full Version : [ubuntu] blank screen after first boot up

February 23rd, 2009, 02:45 PM
Not a techie- I just installed Ubuntu 8.10 on my laptop and when I boot up it takes me through the user/password screens,then freeze up, it is showing a blank brownish Ubuntu screen, my mouse seems to work but nothing else. Any thoughts? - configuration of my dell?
Dell inspiron 1100- 20gig HD, 512MB Ram, bios A32