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Rishabh Dhiman
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Black Screen with cursor in after Login LinuxMint

Post by Rishabh Dhiman » Sat Nov 18, 2017 11:30 am

My linux mint just freezed yesterday i long press the power button and Shut Down my system after that when i started my system after signing in a black screen with a cursor appeared and there is nothing after that happening.I have seen some solutions i installed gnome-shell , i tryed boot repair from mint live disc , go into terminal from ctrl+alt+f1 typed there and typed startx it says timeout in locking authority file and after a long time it opens up and says there is a problem loading cinnamon some applets have problem and after sine time it went back to terminal but i can access back to my cinnamon screen Please help me.
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Re: Black Screen with cursor in after Login LinuxMint

Post by WharfRat » Sat Nov 18, 2017 2:05 pm

Hello Rishabh Image

Welcome to Linux Mint and the Linux Mint forum :)

Ffrom the messages you're getting it appears that something happened with your home folder.

Did you change any permissions or anything regarding your home :?:

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