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The Black Terminal Screen in Ubuntu 18.04

Eddie Paul Litz

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How do I exit the Black Terminal Screen in Ubuntu 18.04? All I been doing was rebooting my PC to exit.
This is on my Chromebook btw.
 


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What black terminal screen?
Do you mean the tty?
 
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Yes the tty. How do I exit it back to my normal session in 18.04 on my Chromebook?
 

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Crtl+alt+F1 or Crtl+alt+F7 or Crtl+alt+f2

This is different on some distros
 
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I tried all the Ctrl+Alt+F#'s & non worked.
 

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So do you just have the tty?
Try
Code:
xstart
 
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xstart didn't work
 
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Yes.
 

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Ok
Try to reinstall gnome, xorg and gdm.
And then:
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sudo systemctl enable gdm.service
sudo systemctl start gdm.service
 
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