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install OS(kali linux) Black screen

by MatrixRavi6466 / April 11, 2016 9:32 AM PDT

Is it possible to install kali lunix on a pendrive i am a new user please help me

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It looks like yes.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / April 11, 2016 9:39 AM PDT
https://www.google.com/search?q=install+kali+linux+on+a+pendrive&ie=utf-8&oe=utf-8 finds out how along with videos on how to.

But if you are seeing a black screen your PC may be dead or incompatible. Try other distros. Don't get hung up with a specific distro. Just a month or so ago I had a new Intel NUC and I went through a dozen distros before I settled on one. About half showed issues with my Intel NUC. Lesson? Try other distros.
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black screen
by MatrixRavi6466 / April 11, 2016 9:41 AM PDT
In reply to: It looks like yes.

yes i am getting black screen can you please explain it in simple language how to solve it it important please

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The simple answer is
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / April 11, 2016 9:47 AM PDT
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Try other distros and if the PC has some defect, then have it repaired.

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Distros
by MatrixRavi6466 / April 11, 2016 9:55 AM PDT
In reply to: The simple answer is

what do you mean by Distros

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Other Linux releases.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / April 11, 2016 10:02 AM PDT
In reply to: Distros

My message is simple. Don't get hungup by sticking with Kali 2.0. You can see it's not a new issue so my fix was to run some other Linux.

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distros
by MatrixRavi6466 / April 11, 2016 10:10 AM PDT
In reply to: Other Linux releases.

i don't understand what is distros.......please explain
sorry i don't know very much about Linux please don't anoyed and give me the ans

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Answered that.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / April 11, 2016 10:14 AM PDT
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If you have an dvd drive on that computer...
by Oldartq / April 11, 2016 11:06 AM PDT

I would suggest making a live Kali instead. I think putting it on a flashdrive is a little bit more involve. Don't ask me how, because I have not been successful of creating one just yet. I am using LinuxLive USB Creator.

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I have to disagree
by itsdigger / April 11, 2016 11:25 AM PDT
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Ok, I was successful today with Kali...
by Oldartq / April 12, 2016 10:10 AM PDT
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using live dvd or .iso on the harddrive. Now I got go back and check why the previous 2 distros (Fedora and Kaos) didn't work.

For live Linux, this usb method seem pretty fast compare to a live dvd.

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I'm looking @
by itsdigger / April 12, 2016 11:06 AM PDT

Linux Live USB Creator and I don't see KaOS listed as being supported.
Maybe that's why it isn't working . Fedora should work fine though.

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Even though some may not be on the compatibility list,
by Oldartq / April 12, 2016 1:07 PM PDT
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some do work. I just got Fedora 32 on the USB but my favorite Suse/PClinuxOS did not. Are you using LiLiusb creator or something else. I know you using LinuxMint on a USB. Something I have just notice, Fedora and Kali have almost the identical graphic interface/desktop.

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You can choose whichever GUI
by itsdigger / April 12, 2016 1:35 PM PDT
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