authentication password not working . pls help.

Asked by SUNIL K JHA on 2015-05-23

when i started with ubnutu my prefered language was english(UK) .
thereafter i changes keyboard language in English(US)

after changing language i cant install update as its ask authentication password and when i put the same password it says fails.

pls do help me .

thanks/Sunil

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2015-05-24
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2015-05-24
Manfred Hampl (m-hampl) said : #1

Do you have special characters in your password that might be located in different positions on UK and US keyboards?

SUNIL K JHA (sjvasker) said : #2

Dear

In engilsh uk my password was sunil2242015

When i did change language.. In english us now my password is not working..

Pls help
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Manfred Hampl (m-hampl) said : #3

You could try setting a new password for yourself with the passwd command

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