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I have a problem with the login manager of ubuntu 12.04, it does not have a selection to login another user; instead it only allows administrator and guest.

Can you help me with this problem?

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Have you added a user? –  Mitch May 22 '12 at 5:26
    
actually i cannot login another user from the network –  Janyloser May 22 '12 at 5:44
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he mean , have you created another user actually . you did not mention in your Question that you are trying to login from the Network . please make sure about the Question that you have mentioned all the deatails need by the question . –  AgentCool May 22 '12 at 6:25
    
i did not create another user, the problem was there was no way to login another user because in the login only Administrator and Guest are in the selection there was no selection for another user so there was no way to login the root account –  Janyloser May 22 '12 at 6:49
    
how can I login using root because there was no selection in the login window for root and other user –  Janyloser May 23 '12 at 4:30

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Which architecture do you run Ubuntu on? This looks also like the bug https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/accountsservice/+bug/952909?comments=all which affects accountsservice on some architectures like ARM (e.g., on Toshiba AC100) or PPC. It has already been fixed in the original Debian packages, but not yet in Ubuntu's packages AFAIK.

If that's the case, read also 12.04 User Accounts not listed in System Settings User Accounts, a question where the architecture has been explicitly stated.

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