Ubuntu is asking me for a password for the first time. I have always been using my name as the password, but now Ubuntu is treating that word as the user name, and is asking for a password. I have ...
I was reading some blog and I found that I can manually start GUI by issuing this command sudo startx, so I did that. I did it in the terminal with the GUI already running. Now I'm unable to login to ...
I'm having a problem logging into my computer. I have Ubuntu 12.04 and I am 100% sure I didn't change my password, although I tried typing it 100 times, it's not working. I restarted the computer, I ...
I'm uing ubuntu 12.04 desktop. I have 3 users: user1(administrator), user2(standard) and guest. I wanted to disable user1 and enable user2 which auto logs on with no password but after I did that I ...
I am having an issue with logging in after an upgrade to 12.04. I have been using (unsuccessfully) this guide to reset the password. In /etc I found two shadow files: shadow and shadow- . The files ...
I have version 11.10 and am having trouble login in can only access guest account and cannot get into adminastrator account. I have gone to root menu and tried to enter password change it posts ...