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    I need help for installing FreeBSD

    Hello, a while ago I tried to install FreeBSD on my 2006 computer (which model is an HP Compaq 6720s) although I have a problem, and that is that when the installation starts, when I click "boot multi-user" or "boot single -user" then after those numbers appeared below the ASCII art, the screen...
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    Freebsd 13.1: Black screen with nvidia graphic card when starting X or sddm

    I bought recently the ASUS gamer laptop to use it as a desktop machine for my business. I installed my favorite OS FreeBSD 13.1 many things works except the most important I want to use which is Nvidia graphic card. When I try to use X or sddm with Nvidia graphic card, I got a black screen and...
  3. schweikh

    Solved Black Screen with ASUS GeForce GT 1030 under X11

    This one is driving me nuts. My HW: Graphics card (bought new): ASUS GeForce GT 1030, low profile silent, GT1030-SL-2G-BRK, 2GB GDDR5, DVI, HDMI. Monitor (two years old): BenQ EW3280U 3840x2160 Symptom: X starts, but results in a black screen, which puts monitor connected via HDMI in such a...
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    [INFO] 3 things that DESTROYS Gnome3

    1)Full disk space causes on boot on black screen 2)Less ram causes gnome to crashes or black screen
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    I installed FreeBSD on vmware and all I want to do for two days is to install a properly working Gnome. My hope has tried to end because it seems like there is no solution left that I haven't searched on the internet. I have an Nvidia graphics card and I suspect that too. I followed this post to...
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    Solved Installation (12.1)and setup of Xorg on a T460s (device Skylake GT2 [HD Graphics 520])

    hi!! I am installing freebsd 12.1 (i386) on my thinkpad T460s. Video device = Skylake GT2 [HD Graphics 520] I have a black screen when I am trying to login on KDE5. I can only see my mouse. My option is ATL+CTL+F1.... I followed the steps on the handbook (5.3. Installing Xorg and 5.7.2. KDE)...
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    When opening whatever web broswer, black screen appears and computer freezes.

    Hi, I'm new in FreeBSD, I like the OS and I'm installing it on many computers. But unfortunately in this case I have a problem with this computer that I'm using. The computer specs are these: AMD Athlon 64 3000+ Nvidia FX 5700 x2 512 MB DDR RAM 40GB IDE. Using FreeBSD 12.1 Release-p6 and updated...
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    Black screen just after boot form DVD when installing FreeBSD 11

    Recently I decided to install the FreeBSD OS on my laptop alongside the Windows 7. Now I've got a problem. When I try to boot from DVD, it starts to boot, but after a few seconds my laptop goes on a black screen and it seems that the external DVD ROM is silent. I have waited for several minutes...
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    Solved Xorg blackscreen with nVidia-driver

    Hello Community, I am new to FreeBSD and have a problem with the nVidia-driver for Xorg. Yesterday I installed FreeBSD-10.3-RELEASE on my laptop (MSI CX61 with NVIDIA GeForce 820M) and build Xorg form the Ports Collection. Then I created the configuration files for the keyboard and for the...
  10. multixrulz

    Solved eeePC 900AX screen black after exiting X

    Hi, I'm trying to get FreeBSD to play nicely on my eeePC 900AX. I'm using xfce4 and starting it using $ startxfce4 That's all good, the correct video driver is chosen etc. But when I "log out", I get a black screen instead of the expected shell prompt. The prompt is actually there and I can...
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    Xorg configuration Intel HD 3000 black screen

    Hello! I have Intel HD graphics 3000 integrated in core i5 2540m CPU and no other graphics subsystems. FreebsdFreeBSD-10.0 RELEASE. I've followed handbook to have a display manager and installed a pre-compiled version of xorg (through pkg install xorg) and tried startx for auto-configuration...