password from root(authenticate)

Asked by Gabriel Ramos on 2012-04-13

yeah it asks me to put the root password for selecting a wi fi what is that and when i want to unlock the screen in my users?

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2012-04-26

there is no root password. Just use your login password.

Gabriel Ramos (gramosramos1) said : #2

it does not work

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Gabriel Ramos (gramosramos1) said : #3

it does no accept my login password
it says something about root for password and then after that it says cancel authenticate

Gabriel Ramos (gramosramos1) said : #4

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Gabriel Ramos (gramosramos1) said : #5

   1. i send a picture about the problem

thanks
Gabriel Ramos

On Fri, Apr 13, 2012 at 5:45 PM, Gabriel Ramos <
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> Your question #193573 on Ubuntu changed:
> https://answers.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+question/193573
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> You gave more information on the question:
> it does no accept my login password
> it says something about root for password and then after that it says
> cancel authenticate
>
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> You received this question notification because you asked the question.
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Please read already answered question about changing/resetting user password
https://answers.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/shadow

iness (iness) said : #7

Voici un lien qui vous sera utile :) http://dmesg.fr/astuces/57-mot-de-passe-root-perdu

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