default username and password for ubuntu 8.04 for desktop

Asked by Faisal Khan on 2008-06-30

hi
today i downloaded VMware 2.5.2 build-156735 player and dowloaded ubuntu 8.04. but when i try to run ubuntu in VMware player it asks for the username and password. i don't know what is the default username and password for this.
can anybody guide me with this.

stefanos

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Jensen Somers
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2008-06-30
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2008-06-30
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2008-06-30

Please tell us the download link...

Thank you

Jensen Somers (jsomers) said : #2

Normally, when installing Ubuntu you should have provided a username and a password for your system. Did you do this, or did you download some all-in-one package?

Dear fellow.
thanks for the reply. actually i dowloaded VMware 2.04 from the following link

http://vmware.com/download/player/

then i downloaded ubuntu 8.04 from the following link

http://vmware.com/appliances/directory/1224

when i tried to run ubuntu in VMplayer. it asked for the username and password. which i dont know.

     Can you please help me with this.

Thanks and best regards

Faisal.

Best Jensen Somers (jsomers) said : #4

The answer is right on that page. :)

Primary account
Username: user
Password: user

Dear fellow

Now my problem is solved by using

username: user
password: user

in my primary account

Thanks for the favour

Regargds
Faisal Khan

stefanos (stefanostouliat) said : #6

I downloaded VMware player and dowloaded ubuntu 9.04. but when i try to run ubuntu in VMware player it asks for the username and password. i don't know what is the default username and password for this.
can anybody guide me with this.