Black screen after fresh installation

Hello! I had done a fresh installation and then after the GRUB menu, I have an only black screen and no more.

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System:
Host: manjaro Kernel: 4.14.52-1-MANJARO x86_64 bits: 64 compiler: gcc
v: 8.1.1 Desktop: KDE Plasma 5.13.2 tk: Qt 5.11.1 dm: sddm
Distro: Manjaro Linux 17.1.11 Hakoila
Machine:
Type: Laptop System: HP product: HP ProBook 430 G5 v: N/A
serial: Chassis: type: 10 serial:
Mobo: HP model: 8377 v: KBC Version 02.2A.00 serial:
UEFI: HP v: Q85 Ver. 01.02.04 date: 01/30/2018
Battery:
ID-1: BAT0 charge: 26.7 Wh condition: 45.8/45.8 Wh (100%)
volts: 12.2/11.4 model: Hewlett-Packard Primary type: Li-ion
serial: 03427 2017/12/09 status: Charging
CPU:
Topology: Quad Core model: Intel Core i7-8550U bits: 64 type: MT MCP
arch: Kaby Lake rev: A L2 cache: 8192 KiB
flags: lm nx pae sse sse2 sse3 sse4_1 sse4_2 ssse3 vmx bogomips: 31880
Speed: 800 MHz min/max: 400/4000 MHz Core speeds (MHz): 1: 801 2: 800
3: 800 4: 801 5: 800 6: 800 7: 801 8: 801
Graphics:
Card-1: Intel UHD Graphics 620 driver: i915 v: kernel bus ID: 00:02.0
chip ID: 8086:5917
Display: x11 server: X.Org 1.19.6 driver: intel
unloaded: fbdev,modesetting,vesa resolution: 1920x1080~60Hz
OpenGL: renderer: Mesa DRI Intel UHD Graphics 620 (Kabylake GT2)
v: 4.5 Mesa 18.1.3 compat-v: 3.0 direct render: Yes
Audio:
Card-1: Intel Sunrise Point-LP HD Audio driver: snd_hda_intel v: kernel
bus ID: 00:1f.3 chip ID: 8086:9d71
Sound Server: ALSA v: k4.14.52-1-MANJARO
Network:
Card-1: Realtek RTL8111/8168/8411 PCI Express Gigabit Ethernet
driver: r8169 v: 2.3LK-NAPI port: 3000 bus ID: 01:00.0
chip ID: 10ec:8168
IF: enp1s0 state: down mac: 80:ce:62:51:07:c0
Card-2: Intel Wireless 8265 / 8275 driver: iwlwifi v: kernel
bus ID: 02:00.0 chip ID: 8086:24fd
IF: wlp2s0 state: up mac: e4:70:b8:a8:99:d6
Drives:
HDD Total Size: 484.40 GiB used: 2.02 GiB (0.4%)
ID-1: /dev/nvme0n1 vendor: Toshiba model: KXG50ZNV512G size: 476.94 GiB
speed: 31.6 Gb/s lanes: 4 serial: 184B51WIK5YS rev: AAHA4102
scheme: GPT
ID-2: /dev/sda type: USB model: USB FLASH DRIVE size: 7.46 GiB
serial: 07920A8F0072 rev: PMAP scheme: MBR
Partition:
ID-1: / size: 11.58 GiB used: 146.8 MiB (1.2%) fs: overlay dev: ERR-102
Sensors:
System Temperatures: cpu: 49.0 C mobo: 0.0 C
Fan Speeds (RPM): N/A
Info:
Processes: 197 Uptime: 5m Memory: 15.44 GiB used: 1.22 GiB (7.9%)
Init: systemd v: 239 Compilers: gcc: 8.1.1 Shell: bash v: 4.4.23
running in: konsole inxi: 3.0.12

The problem is disappear if i would remove /boot/intel-ucode.img in
initrd /boot/intel-ucode.img. How it can be fixed?

you should read this

At Manjaro terminal

sudo pacman-mirrors -f 3
sudo pacman -Syyu
sudo pacman -S intel-ucode
sudo update-grub

I had exactly the same problem I tried to describe here. It turned out that it was the graphics drivers not loading properly. So I switched to the modesetting driver (by removing the video-linux driver via MHWD).

They are not the same problem.

I did not look at your earlier topic as I think others here are better than I on graphic issues. But…setting nomodeset would not be optimal.
You should boot to prompt, remove all installed graphic drivers and install the correct driver which is still video-linux unless you have dual graphics cards or some fanciful setups in which case others can help you on it.

This usually happens because you have an Nvidia or AMD graphics card, or a laptop with Optimus or switchable/hybrid graphics, and manjaro does not have the proprietary drivers installed to allow it to work with these.

The solution is to boot manjaro once in nomodeset mode (your screen may look weird) to bypass the black screen, download and install the drivers, and then reboot to fix it for ever.

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