Laptop HP Compaq 6715b

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K4i53r
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Laptop HP Compaq 6715b

Postby K4i53r » Tue Aug 11, 2009 2:27 am

Hi, I have just one problem with linux Mint Gloria x64, all hardware works out of box, but I can't install ATI drivers for my graphics card. Installation of ATI drivers 9.7 say that it's all completed succesfully, after restart don't works, just black screen appear.

Please help, Mint is great but graphics flicker...

thx

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Re: Laptop HP Compaq 6715b

Postby Husse » Wed Aug 12, 2009 6:18 am

Welcome to Mint
Reboot into "Recovery mode" and use the fix X option there (can't remember exactly what it's called)
It would be nice if you included info about your hardware in a hardware related question - which card is it?
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Re: Laptop HP Compaq 6715b

Postby K4i53r » Thu Aug 13, 2009 2:26 am

Husse wrote:Welcome to Mint
Reboot into "Recovery mode" and use the fix X option there (can't remember exactly what it's called)
It would be nice if you included info about your hardware in a hardware related question - which card is it?



thx for reply :)

I have HP 6715b Compaq with ATI Radeon Xpress 1250 Card, 4GB RAM & 250GB HDD

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Re: Laptop HP Compaq 6715b

Postby Husse » Thu Aug 13, 2009 6:25 am

Did the fix X option work?
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Re: Laptop HP Compaq 6715b

Postby richermartyn » Wed Aug 19, 2009 10:14 am

It may be possible that your drivers are not supported to your laptop.
Check it out first. If you have no drivers to install on laptop then you can download it from HP website.
It is easy way to get drivers.


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