FIXED- Ubuntu 18.04 blank screen (no desktop icons) after login | vetechno

FIXED Ubuntu 18.04 blank screen
FIXED- Ubuntu 18.04 blank screen (no desktop icons) after login

Hey guys, you might have faced this problem in Ubuntu 18.04 LTS and Ubuntu 20.04 LTS. This generally happens when your are installing a compiz or updating any software, upgrading software, due to NVIDIA graphics, due to broken packages.

I had also faced the same issue when I was trying to install Ubuntu unity desktop on Ubuntu 16.04 LTS. And I got the solution how to fix black screen (no desktop icon) after login Ubuntu 18.04 LTS.

So here I’m sharing the solution step by step commands, only you have to just copy and paste the command in the terminal by pressing CTRL+ALT+F1 in desktop area.

Below are the Solutions to fix Ubuntu 18.04 blank screen (no desktop icons) after login:-


Solution 1: Ubuntu 18.04 desktop icons not showing

See if this works for you or not

First, open terminal by CTRL+ALT+F1


sudo dpkg –configure -a
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get upgrade -y
sudo reboot

Now restart your Ubuntu machine, and then you can log in again normally.

Solution 2: Ubuntu 20.04 desktop icons missing

If the above doesn’t work, then try this

First, open terminal by CTRL+ALT+F1


sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install –reinstall ubuntu-desktop
sudo apt-get install unity
sudo shutdown -r now

Solution 3: Ubuntu desktop icons not working

If none of the above work for you, then try this:

None of the above worked for you then you have to upgrade your Ubuntu for example from Ubuntu 16.04 to Ubuntu 18.04 or Ubuntu 18.04 to Ubuntu 20.04. Don’t worry your data will be safe.

 

First, open terminal by CTRL+ALT+F1


sudo do-release-upgrade

Now reboot your system and that’s is! Viola, You will have Unity back, and now you can get back to work, make some stunning design again with your Ubuntu laptop/desktop.

Also Read:- Download Ubuntu 18.04 LTS


Also Read:- Download Ubuntu 20.04 LTS

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