Ubuntu 13.10 Black Screen after installing Nvidia Driver

If you ever run into this issue where your Ubuntu desktop screen goes blank after installing Nvidia drivers/graphics on NON-NVIDIA machine, follow these simple step by step instruction to get your desktop screen back:

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Steps

– Switch to console screen by pressing the following key combination and login

Ctrl+Alt+F1

– Run following commands

sudo apt-get remove --purge nvidia-*

sudo reboot
 
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