linux ubuntu

  par 3 15:09 19 Dec 2009
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Trying out ubuntu 9.10. After I download 159 updates with update manager and install them I keep getting told I'm using wrong user name and password. This has happened 3 times and I keep having to reinstall the system. Any ideas????

  LastChip 17:28 19 Dec 2009

OK, this is how you reset a password in Ubuntu.

click here

If you can't understand it, or need further help, please come back and let me know.

  par 3 18:18 19 Dec 2009

Last Chip. I don't forget my pasword/username, the system doesn't recognize them and just keeps asking for the user name and password.

  LastChip 19:52 19 Dec 2009

It doesn't matter. Using my link will allow you to reset your user name and password, so the system can recognise it.

  Procrastinus 20:49 19 Dec 2009

Just a thought - if you downloaded the OS from the internet, did you check the MD5sum to check the veracity of the download?

  par 3 21:56 19 Dec 2009

Yes the download was checked

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