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Ubuntu 20.04 LTS for Windows 10 not allowing me to input password or change it?

I faced your same issue, turns out you just need to type in the password and be careful that you type it correct because it's invisible, and ubuntu will actually accept it!
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Can I replace a laptop's hard drive with an Ubuntu hard drive?

Usually Ubuntu is quite robust and one can just swap drives and it will still work. You may have to adjust the boot order in EFI and make sure that the new computer boots in the same mode (BIOS vs. ...
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Time sync problem after running Windows after exiting from Ubuntu

If you're using the default Ubuntu user interface, then you just go into time settings and force the automatic sync. Once you pick the time zone it should boot up and set it right when the ntp loads ...
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software recommendation to enable viewing of Windows format picture images in Ubuntu

I realise this is 8 years old, but this answer might be useful for others with the same issue. Medical images are almost always in the DICOM format (https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/DICOM) If you’re ...
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Ubuntu Uninstall from windows 11

It seems that you have downloaded the Ubuntu ISO and mounted it. You can simply write click on the mounted ISO (that is presented as a DVD disk) and eject/unmount it.
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Reskin Ubuntu to other OS (MS Windows, Android) Muscle Memory

If you want Windows-like appearance, then gather a like-minded team and create/contribute that software. That's how Ubuntu works. We won't organize your team for you. We won't write your software for ...
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How can I get grub2 to boot a different option only on the next boot?

awk -F\' '/^menuentry / {print $2}' /boot/grub/grub.cfg|cat -n|awk '{print $1-1,$1="",$0}' That'll give you the numbers and names of the available grub boot menu options.
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Dualboot Ubuntu/Windows: "Error: file '/EFI/Microsoft/Boot/bootmgfw.efi' not found"

For others, who have same problem, but file is really missing. On my PC installed windows and Ubuntu on the same physical disk, after trouble with power off, I got this problem. My solution I boot ...
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DNS not working on WSL

In my case I was running Cisco AnyConnect VPN, and the WSL container was locked out from the outside world. I shutdown the VPN connection and it worked as expected. Hence, be aware that the VPN ...
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Ubuntu fails to boot on Windows 11 PC

Chances are you destroyed the EFI boot partition completely when you installed Ubuntu. (Formatted completely, installed, when asked destroy the partition clicked "yes".) Officially, there is ...
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can't connect to samba share folder from ubuntu to windows

Change your share definition to this: [Library] path = /home/my_user_name/Library read only = no guest ok = yes force user = my_user_name Change my_user_name to an actual user name. ...
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can't connect to samba share folder from ubuntu to windows

Can you ping your server from your windows client? Please run the following commands and paste the results- ip -br a sudo ufw status numbered this is to verify if a) your local ip is correct b) your ...
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Cannot Install Ubuntu on WSL 2 Windows 11

From the Stack Overflow question on the same error message that was reference in the comments, there were several suggestions. I'm going to add them (and some additional) here in case they help you (...
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Is ThinkPad X1 Yoga 20FQ 14 Ubuntu compatible?

It looks like Ubuntu is officially supported by Lenovo on that laptop (if it's the Yoga 20QF not 20FQ)

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