I can no longer get on online anymore. I have Ubuntu 9.04, recently upgraded to 9.10.

Asked by Melinda on 2011-04-21

I have Ubuntu 9.04, recently upgraded to 9.10. I can no longer get on online anymore. I turn on my computer it starts to boot, then I see a black screen that's says Ubuntu 9.10 melinda-desktop tty1 and on the bottom melinda-desktop login, I type my login information, then on the bottom it says password I type that in, and it says incorrect user-name/password, and this comes every-time I turn my computer on. I can't get pass this page. Some Please Help Me Get Back Online!

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Melinda
Solved:
2011-05-01
Last query:
2011-05-01
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2011-04-22

why are you using ubuntu 9.10? or 9.4? we are on 10.10.

I was using 10.10 my computer froze will upgrading to 11.04 beta then my computer, no longer wanted to boot up. So I started from scratch an installed a live 9.04 CD, then recently upgraded to 9.10. I can no longer get on online anymore. I turn on my computer it starts to boot, then I see a black screen that's says Ubuntu 9.10 melinda-desktop tty1 and on the bottom melinda-desktop login, I type my login information, then on the bottom it says password I type that in, and it says incorrect user-name/password, and this comes every-time I turn my computer on. I can't get pass this page. Some Please Help Me Get Back Online!

I managed to downloaded 11.04 on another computer, and installed it on PC. Computer is back to normal.