View Full Version : [ubuntu] black white bars on screen

July 2nd, 2010, 02:45 PM
I have tried to install Ubuntu a few times in vain after checking similar problems on a Dell T7400. It is a 64bit, triple boot OS
I was getting the "no value set for '/apps/netbook_launcher/favorites/favorites_list" and found selecting "nomodeset" pushed the installation a bit further, but no desktop.
Choosing different other combinations via F6 rendered no results but a black screen with 2 white bars 2/3 of the way down on one monitor, the other will not go on.
I've spent a few hours on this and I am a noob so go easy?


July 2nd, 2010, 02:46 PM
Do a md5 sum check of your iso image.

July 2nd, 2010, 02:49 PM
sorry to mention I did that already and it was perfect