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I need when I lauch Lxde i forgot my password how do I bypass this? [duplicate]

When I lauch Lxde on my chrome book and login it doesnn't work or i forgot my password plz help.How do I bypass this.
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2answers
72 views

How to run a .sh file in terminal on login

so I have a simple sh file I want to run whenever someone logs in. I tried adding it to startup applications. This didn't work. I tried editing the .desktop file for the startup application to set ...
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0answers
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Ubuntu 12.04 LTS - doesn't startup after login screen

I can login to the Guest session, but with username/password - it gets stuck forever. Is there a way to resolve this problem? If I need to install Ubuntu again, how can I access my files? Please tell ...
0
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1answer
155 views

Ubuntu start up view changed due to gnome shell [duplicate]

I recently installed Ubuntu 14.04 LTS Trusty Tahr on my laptop. Its default Desktop Environment was Unity. I installed gnome-desktop-environment then I could use both unity DE and gnome DE on my ...
0
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2answers
168 views

Unable to see login screen

I am having trouble starting my system. I am running Ubuntu 12.04 off a 16 Gb flash drive on a 64 bit HP Pavilion laptop. I have an intel chip and nVidia graphics with proprietary drivers installed. I ...
1
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1answer
499 views

Run a script at startup before login

I want to find out how to run a script made by me at startup before login.
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0answers
111 views

xsession scripts not getting loaded. I need my a script to run on startup

.xsession, .xprofile, .xinitrc, .xsessionrc... none of these are getting loaded. What is the proper way to get session scripts to work? I've looked around and none of those filenames work on my ...
0
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1answer
327 views

Startup Applications with zsh and xmonad

I'm running Ubuntu 12.04. I use zsh as my shell and xmonad as my window manager. I don't use gnome or any other desktop environment. I'd like to declare some 'startup commands.' By this I mean, after ...
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1answer
101 views

glassfish before tomcat

i have used this to install tomcat http://diegobenna.blogspot.com/2011/01/install-tomcat-7-in-ubuntu-1010.html and this to install ...
3
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1answer
771 views

How would I create startup and logoff music for Ubuntu 13.04?

Hey I am trying to create startup and log-off sounds for Ubuntu 13.04. I have two mp3 files. I have sox and was wondering if I could create a .sh file (make it executable) and make it point to play a ...
3
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1answer
1k views

How to run a command at login?

I need to run the following command (with real parameters) after login: ssh -f user@example.com -L 54321:example.com:54321 -N I need it only for my user, not all users on the machine. Also, I need ...
1
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0answers
147 views

Very slow startup after login screen with SSD: how to troubleshoot?

Background: I was trying to solve a problem I had with Libreoffice and installed/uninstalled a couple of packages (it is a fresh install of 12.10 Quantal). I don't know if it is related but there is ...
5
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3answers
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Where are logon and startup scripts for graphical settings located and how are they managed?

Where and how are the Ubuntu equivalent of your personal Windows configuration stored? Something akin to HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run as well as the Start Up menu. ...
1
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1answer
602 views

Ubuntu Stuck at the Startup Screen; how to get it working?

After since I cancelled the updates in the last stage (making changes to database<setting AppArmour>) and hard-rebooting my laptop with ubuntu 12.04 (64 bit) is stuck at the startup screen :- ...
3
votes
2answers
506 views

How can I play different sounds each time I startup?

I have read questions on Changing startup sound in Ubuntu and Changing startup music in Ubuntu. I understand how to rename 'desktop-login.ogg' and copy the sound I want as 'desktop-login.ogg'. My ...
1
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0answers
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Unlock Login Keyring is coming everytime I am logging in [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I stop being prompted to unlock the ‘default’ keyring on boot? Every time I log in into Ubuntu a window comes titled "Unlock Login Keyring" and asks for some ...
3
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3answers
3k views

Login sound disabled

I'm using Ubuntu 12.04 on my Lenovo G550. I noticed that Ubuntu disabled the startup sound played after login (I love it). I did some Googling and found on UbuntuGeek that we have to add this command ...
1
vote
1answer
291 views

Computer logout after closing the lid

I would like my computer to logout every time I close the lid. And by that I mean log out completely. Basically I want the startup applications to run every time I open the lid to my computer. ...
0
votes
2answers
850 views

How can I make an application start up when I login? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to start applications at startup automatically in Unity? How to edit autostart applications? I want Terminal to start up right when i login. Is there a command? If ...
2
votes
1answer
180 views

Slower Start, Hard Drive makes strange sound?

A few days ago, after login the hard drive didn't make any sound and I could open any program very fast. But now the disk sounds like it's doing some I/O readings (like a crackling noise of some sorts ...
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2answers
78 views

How to select which account is logged in at system startup, or none?

I'm helping out some friends with a tiny hospitality business where one desktop computer has some files used by the business in one account "hotel" but it's mostly used by guests for browsing the web ...
4
votes
1answer
1k views

Why do I recieve multiple warnings of “No running instance of xfce4-panel was found” when logging into Xubuntu?

I'm running Xubuntu 11.04, the bootup-time is quite fast but when I log in it takes close to a minute before the desktop is displayed, meanwhile I see no activity on the hard drive. When I finally ...
19
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3answers
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How can I delay dropbox from starting, but not disable it?

When I log into my user account on Ubuntu 10.10, there is a unsatisfying delay before my system becomes usable. Even launching a terminal, I have to wait a few seconds before the bash prompt appears. ...