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login problems. passwords are correct but not accepted

I have 3 users with password (2 are admin), and one guest user without password. Passwords are correct as I can go to terminal from login screen and I already checked all work fine. I can not log in ...
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1answer
189 views

Ubuntu not allowing me to log in after upgrade from 10.04 to 12.04

I upgraded from Ubuntu 10.04 to 12.04 and it went fine. After restart, when I try to log in from my root user it shows a command screen in a split second and then returns back to the log in screen ...
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Advanced Login Screen Editing [closed]

I've been trying to find out how I can further customize the login screen on Ubuntu 10.04 LTS. Is this something that can be done in terms of moving the actual window for the username and password ...
2
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1answer
33 views

how can I prevent the login screen to be shown after suspending?

I mean the following screen: I am using Ubuntu 10.04. I tried various solutions from previous posts but none of them helped .
3
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1answer
721 views

How to modify the system default login background image?

Following this, I added a couple of modified background images to the backgrounds collection. Now, I want to select a different background for the login screen. How do I do that? UPDATE: Just tried ...
1
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1answer
95 views

Is there a quick way to bring up the login window if it's not present after reboot? [closed]

I'm running Ubuntu 10.04 with the KDE manager. To make a long story short (long story below) it now takes a long time for the KDE user login window to appear after reboot. Basically, for a minute or ...
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1answer
758 views

Can't login after upgrade

When ubuntu loads up, it asks to log in. When I press my username or "other", login window flicks a bit and is right back where it was, nothing happens. Can't log in. Any ideas what's wrong? ...
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3answers
18k views

How to change the screen resolution for the GDM login screen?

I use a login list with faces and the icons and text are tiny in GDM. Is there an easy way to change the resolution of the login screen? I'm currently using 10.04 Lucid.
3
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1answer
1k views

Screen magnifier wrecks login screen — how to get rid of it?

In the Ubuntu / GNOME login screen, I tried some of the different accessibility settings out of curiosity. Big mistake! Enabling the "use screen magnifier" (or whatever) option breaks down the view ...
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4answers
3k views

Takes forever to login?

After upgrading to 10.04, Ubuntu takes a long time (1-2 minutes) to login after typing the credentials. The majority of this time the dialog box says "checking credentials". How do I even go about ...
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2answers
2k views

NVIDIA 173 drivers/nvidia-settings are never loaded on boot

It seems while the 173 driver is installed, my resolution settings are not loaded when I log in or reboot. I've tried opening nvidia-settings as superuser and user, changed the resolution, applied, ...
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2answers
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Automatic logoff [closed]

I had a problem with my Ubuntu 10.04 that automatically log off while working,Even i working with Excel its automatically log off and returned to login screen,i checked it all the power settings and ...