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Title: Ubuntu 16.04 wont boot after changing xorg.conf files
ID: /2018/03/26/Ubuntu-16.04-wont-boot-after-changing-xorg.conf-files
Created: March 26, 2018
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You don’t want to delete Ubuntu files from within Windows. The old trusted program for doing that, [Ext2Fs][1], has bricked many Linux partitions recently.

Boot into grub and selected Advanced Options. Then select the recovery option for the most recent kernel. Login to the console and then use:

$ locate xorg.conf.d

Find the file in question on the list and use rm -f /path/filename to remove it. Then type reboot. [1]:

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