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Since Xubuntu 14.04, the Session Menu has been removed from panel and replaced by log out button in the Whisker Menu. The session menu can be easily restored by adding "Action Buttons" to the panel. But the item doesn't have any option to hide just the user name. This answer will explain how to create the Session Menu without the user name by using "...
Worked like a treat for me booting from a USB stick running crunchbang Linux. I couldn't use the sudo chntpw SAM option but i was able to use the sudo chntpw -u SAM. I tried setting the password which didn't work, but choosing the option to blank the password worked perfectly http://www.iseepassword.com/reset-windows-password-with-ubuntu-free.html
I had to install an even older kernel (126.96.36.199-generic) for stock modules to work with a custom kernel. VBoot releases their module built in the kernel and I had to match versions to get my other hardware to work. As such, I thought I would explain how to obtain the discontinued kernels manually from http://old-releases.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/ In the steps ...
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