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[ubuntu] install hangs at "Prepare to install Ubuntu" gives black screen with lists of numbers

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http://ubuntuforums.org – I downloaded the 12.04 Ubuntu ISO and wrote it to disk, I have successfully installed it on one laptop computer (therefore install cd is good). I have wiped the hard disk with DOD standards (one of the free recommended wipe disks out there). This is the same method I used to prepare other computer. I have successfully installed the Linux mint 14 on this problem laptop (therefore the hard disk is good, also it's a brand new disk drive). This problem laptop is an OLD Dell inspiron B130 laptop. Please see http://www.dell.com/support/troubles...icetag/8v77rb1 for full specs. When I used the mint (Hardware)