View Full Version : [ubuntu] Display Problem on vers. 8

May 6th, 2008, 10:43 PM
I just installed 8 into an old Presario 6000. It has 512MB Ram and the Ubuntu is on a 300GB HD alongside XP on a 40GB HD. Everything looks normal in XP and also when running Ubuntu off the CD, but when I boot into Ubuntu, right after I type in the password, when it changes screens, I get a tiled screen and then the mouse freezes. Help!!!

May 24th, 2008, 12:07 PM
What video card or onbord video are you running?

May 25th, 2008, 05:24 AM
I resolved it by reinstalling Ubuntu and not changing the display settings. Then I got a GeForce Nvidia card and it installed smoothly and no more problems.