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April 3rd, 2012, 01:28 PM
I got a problem when installing the ubuntu 10.04.3 on a laptop which is sony vaio sz55
the display card has been changed to Intel 965 moblie.

Ive download serveral version of ubuntu server,alternative,destop, but all encountered a same problem. when I execute the install order, the screen goes black.but it seems the install program is running.

Ive also tried different method,like selecting the nomodeset by pressing F6, or add some parameters like vga=ask; i915.modeset=1/0, acpi=off, acpi_osi="Linux" behind the order boot . all doesnt work, and i can not installed the program.

Can some one help, I got despaired

sorry my english is poor, hope ii can express my situation.Thanks a lot

April 3rd, 2012, 07:39 PM
Can you run ubuntu from the install cd?

April 4th, 2012, 03:11 AM
yeah iv tried. the sony laptop can neither run an installation with a cd,still black screen.

the serveral vesions which cant be installed on this laptp can all be installed correctely on a PC.

any one have an idea?