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    Cool total newbie,starting up strartX

    hey im new at backtrack i finished downloading backtrack 4 and burned the .iso to a cd and setup my bios for booting from the cd now i started up backtrack 4 res 1024*789 works all great but i want to use the windows platform and i tried to start startX now i get the message no screens found fatal error,so i am thinking my video card needs linux drivers so i closed linux and start windows 7 again and downloaded from the nvidia website because i have a geforce 310m series on my laptop now my question is how do i install the .run file from nvidia on my linux platform and start up startX grtzzz mike the newbie

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    Default Re: total newbie,starting up strartX

    Quote Originally Posted by redblast View Post
    hey im new at backtrack i finished downloading backtrack 4 and burned the .iso to a cd and setup my bios for booting from the cd now i started up backtrack 4 res 1024*789 works all great but i want to use the windows platform and i tried to start startX now i get the message no screens found fatal error,so i am thinking my video card needs linux drivers so i closed linux and start windows 7 again and downloaded from the nvidia website because i have a geforce 310m series on my laptop now my question is how do i install the .run file from nvidia on my linux platform and start up startX grtzzz mike the newbie

    WOW!! Not a period or comma to be found.
    I lost my breath trying to read it....

    What is the Windows platform?
    Just because you don't agree with it doesn't make it stupid

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    Default Re: total newbie,starting up strartX

    Was there a question in there? Didn't see a question mark.

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