Blank Screen

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: 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