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Old 11-17-07, 11:34 PM   #1
TonyT
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Default Ubuntu video driver error

hey everyone. I'm a former windows user and I made the switch to Ubuntu. unfortunately, I didn't get very far berfore I hit a small problem; after trying to enable desktop effects and installing the needed nVidia driver, ubuntu looks more like ms-dos than it does win. Vista...

any help would be greatly apreciated.....

Computer settup:

Ubuntu feisty fawn (wubi'd so I still have vista)
AMD X2 4200+
msi k9vgmv mobo (soon to be asus m2n32)
nVidia/gigabyte 8800 GTS
X-Fi sound card
RAZER krait mouse

Tony T.

P.S. Sorry if a thread like this is already in existance; I couldn't find anything based on the description / first 2 posts
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