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Offline akkaid

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Cannot install / low graphics detected
« on: June 04, 2013, 08:07:53 PM »
Hey all,

Trying to install 12.04 LTS for the first time.  It goes through the entire process, but them gives me an error 'low graphics detected' and asks me to change/configure manaully.  I cannot get to a terminal, and when I try it hangs at 'loading glx extention'.  Any help greatly appreciated, below is my system info-

x   MSI X460DX-291US
  - :
  - Back Up Software: No Back Up Software
  - Battery: Smart Li-ion Battery (6-Cell)
  - Bluetooth: Bluetooth Included (See “Wireless Network” Section Below)
  - Camera: Built in 1.3Megapixel Camera
  - Car Adapter: No Car Adapter
  - Case: No Carrying Case
  - Dead Pixel Warranty: Standard Dead Pixel Policy
  - Display: 14.1" HD 16:9 "Glare Type" Super Clear Ultra Bright Glossy LED Screen (1366x768) (SKU - X1R201)
  - Exterior Finish: Standard Finish
  - External Display Video Adapters: No Video Adapter
  - External Hard Drive (Back Up): No Back Up Hard Drive
  - External USB Optical Drive: NO External USB Optical Drive
  - Floppy Drive: No Floppy Drive
  - Free Shipping: FREE!! UPS GROUND SHIPPING (Use Coupon Code "FREESHIP" in Checkout - U.S. Only, Not Available to Alaska and Hawaii)
  - Graphics Video Card: nVidia GT 630M 2048MB PCI-Express DDR3 DX11 with Optimus™ Technology (SKU - X3R514)
  - Memory Card Reader: Internal 2-in-1 Card Reader (SD/MMC)
  - Monitor Calibration: NO Professional Monitor Color Calibration
  - Optical Drive Bay: Combo Dual Layer SuperMulti DVDRW/CDRW Drive w/ Software (SKU - X7R451)
  - Optical Drive Bay Hard Drive Caddy: No Extra Optical Bay Hard Drive Caddy
  - Port Replicator / Dock / Adapters: No Dock/Hub/Adapter
  - Primary Hard Drive: 120GB Patriot Pyro SE Solid State Drive (SSD Serial-ATA III) (SKU - X5R419)
  - Processor: 2nd Generation Intel® Core™ i7-2670QM, 2.2-3.1GHz, (32nm, 6MB L3 cache) (SKU – X2N170)
  - Ram: 8GB Kingston HyperX DDR3 1600MHz CL9 Dual Channel Memory (2x4GB SODIMMS) (SKU - X4N212)
  - Sound Card: Sound Blaster Compatible 3D Audio - Included
  - Spare AC Adapter: No Spare AC Adapter
  - Thermal Compound: Stock OEM Thermal Compound ( IC Diamond Thermal Compound - CPU + GPU Provided FREE with Processor Upgrade!)
  - TV Tuner: No TV Tuner
  - Wireless Network: Bigfoot Networks Killer™ Wireless-N 1102 (2x2) (SKU - X8R051)
  - Wireless Network Accessories: No Network Accessory

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Cannot install / low graphics detected
« on: June 04, 2013, 08:07:53 PM »