Black screen in full screen (AMD Graphics)

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Black screen in full screen (AMD Graphics)

Postby jonny3010 » Sat Dec 08, 2012 11:13 am

Hey Guys I got a problem, when I put any program in full screen (Flash player[youtube], Minecraft, steam beta) it just shows either a black screen or a colour.

Any Help Would Be Deeply Help Full

Tryed driver from and additional drivers

Im running Mint 13 Cinnamon (Becuase its LTS one)

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Re: Black screen in full screen (AMD Graphics)

Postby mcoumans » Thu Jan 03, 2013 1:20 pm

Did you try GnomeClassic (fallback, no effects) or XFCE desktop environment?

This sounds familiar to what happens when plaing Team Fortress 2 / Trine2 on Steam on a Cinnamon (i.e. Composited) desktop.
SYSTEM: Linux Mint 17.1 64-bit [Cinnamon]
KERNEL: Linux 3.16.0-26-generic (x86_64)
PROC: AMD Phenom II X4 840
MB: Asus M5A99X-EVO
GFX: MSI Geforce GTX-660 Twin Frozer (2Gb)
Graphics: nvidia 346.22
X-server: 1.15.1

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