Freeze on boot 12.04 with nvidia

Asked by Julian Ribe Kristiansen on 2012-08-27

Trying to boot my freshly installed ubuntu 12.04, i get this weird purple/black static screen.

Can open in rescue mode, but don't know what to do.

Have tried running with the "no splash" and "nomodeset" commands, but no luck.

Help, please.

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actionparsnip (andrew-woodhead666) said :
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What is the make and model of the system?
Is it a laptop or desktop?
Are you connecting to a screen via HDMI cable?

Can you please give basic details like this.

Thanks

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Julian Ribe Kristiansen (julian-rk) said :
#2

I'm so sorry i suck at asking questions, i managed to solve it going into low graphics mode and installing nvidia-current.