How do I change my password

Asked by wordsmyth2 on 2010-10-21

I would like to change my log-in password, but can't see a way to do this in Ubuntu 10,10. Can anyone advise?

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2010-10-22
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Best Allen (allenlitchfield) said : #1

Hi :)

Go open a Terminal. Applications>Accessories> Terminal

and type in <passwd> without the <>

Hope this helps :)

wordsmyth2 (wordsmyth2) said : #2

Thanks, Allen: this worked for me.