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Black screen at boot [SOLVED]

Everything works again! No need to reinstall! I pressed Ctrl+Alt+F1 to boot into tty1 and the $DISPLAY environment variable was empty. So redefined the DISPLAY variable using export DISPLAY=:0.0 and ...
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Installing elementary OS on Thinkpad X1C7 - has anyone done this? & did you have wifi problems?

Try to share internet connection from phone via usb and still wait notification from AppCenter. I have some problem on my PC and when i connected in internet i got notification about driver for wi-fi ...
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Elementary OS pre-install question from perennial Linux newbie: partition scheme

Depends on what you're planning to do with your Windows virtual machine, because Windows normally can't see Linux (ext4-formatted) drives and work with them. So if you don't plan to heavily exchange ...
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Poor battery life on ThinkPad T420

I've had issues with battery life before, and every time it turned out to be a faulty install. Try reinstalling the OS and it should fix the issue. Elementary doesn't use any different drivers battery-...
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thinkpad keyboard layout not working

After many researches I found what was happening. The settings (from thinkpad + br) was being interfered by an additional options added by another model (korean). How I solved: First, checking the ...
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Can my Thinkpad w550s run elementary os with no problem?

It's likely a good sign that Ubuntu has certified the Lenovo w550s, and Lenovo's have alsways worked flawlessly for me (currently on a t450), but it's always a good idea to test a number your usual ...
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Jumpy scrolling on ALPS touchpad

You could try to (re)install the xserver-xorg-input-synaptics package. It helped me with a similiar problem (other touchpad brand, but yours should be also supported by the synaptic driver)
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