Blank screen after installing and updating the Avast antivirus

Billie Walsh bilwalsh at
Wed Jul 27 14:02:25 UTC 2011

On 07/27/2011 08:30 AM, Amrit Pal Pathak wrote:
> I know i am asking a strange question on list.Well Still i hope for
> reply .I had no other choice.
> I have system with ubuntu and xp installed.I installed and updated avast
> on xp and then i rebooted the system to xp.After rebooting xp gave the
> blank screen.My icons,files etc from desktop were passed away.Screen was
> blank.
> I cannot lose my data.Please somebody help to fix it.
>   Thank you !!
> <>

The first thing you should do is boot into Ubuntu and copy whatever 
files you have to have from your XP.


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