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I use a persistent usb with ubuntu and it asks me the user. Since I cannot access root I need the LiveUSB username, which I forgot.

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Do you mean you use Ubuntu live on a USB stick? There the user is ubuntu and no password.

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  • multumesc, Alina!
    – daniel
    Mar 16 '13 at 18:29
  • I’m not Romanian, but you’re welcome (thanks to Google). :D
    – AliN
    Mar 16 '13 at 18:39
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Try to access as guest and type

cat /etc/passwd

You should find your username

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  • the problem is that GUI starts atomatically. How could I access the terminal?
    – daniel
    Mar 16 '13 at 16:43
  • press Ctrl + Alt + T
    – microarm15
    Mar 16 '13 at 16:48
  • that won't work on 'log in' screen
    – daniel
    Mar 16 '13 at 16:52
  • Ah, you can't login?
    – microarm15
    Mar 16 '13 at 16:53
  • Try to follow my new answer
    – microarm15
    Mar 16 '13 at 17:07

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