garda wrote:Have you tried booting in compatibility mode? If not, try to boot off the Live CD again but this time choose compatibility mode from the boot menu.
And one more thing, always tell us the complete specs of your system as well as the version, edition and variant of Mint in question, e.g. Linux Mint 6 Main Edition x86 or Linux Mint 6 Main Edition x86-64 or Linux Mint 6 XFCE CE, etc. We do not have psychic powers, you know.