I'm trying to do a fresh install of Ubuntu 12.04 from a USB drive. I downloaded the ISO file and loaded it onto the USB drive with from my existing Ubuntu 11.10 with the usb startup disk creator. When I boot from the usb drive, it loads the login page and asks for user name and password. I'm not sure what to do at this point. I tried to login with my 11.10 user name and it doesn't work. I've installed previous versions of Ubuntu from a usb drive and this has never happened--it usually takes me straight to the desktop from where I can run the installer. What do I do?
The liveCD username and password, by default, are:
Have you tried
Or I think you may have to set the password first via
You can also try this