video problems starting to show

Asked by Lynne Stevens on 2019-09-07

The screen is showing the Ubuntu 19.04 in upper left hand quardrant of the screen in tiny letters and then get a 45 second wait for login screen of Normal size . . WHY ? Only does it about 1/2 the time now . . BUT getting more and more the same way on start up !

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Lynne Stevens
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2019-09-10
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2019-09-10
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2019-09-07
Bashing-om (bashing-om) said : #1

Lynne Stevens ; Hello

As a guess - corrupted display driver ?
Post back the results of terminal commands:
sudo lshw -C display
cat /var/log/gpu-manager.log
sudo dkms status

see here what the display state is.

-only a maybe-

Lynne Stevens (jackie40d) said : #2

Got MAJOR firmware update 2 days ago and it is seemly fixed now . . As I have not seen the same screen again and has the Ubuntu in middle and big again !

Bashing-om (bashing-om) said : #3

Lynne Stevens; Good deal -

-All's well that ends well-