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Old 10-28-07, 01:08 AM   #7
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Default Re: Ubuntu Gutsy amd64 with 8500GT = black screen

That was it!

Using the DVI cable, the monitor was not being identified (came up as "Generic Monitor" when configuring X). I changed the cable from DVI to VGA, and the monitor is correctly identified and thus the NVIDIA driver runs correctly.

Thanks netllama!

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