On a similar problem I had with Ubuntu 12.04LTS this is what I did
Originally Posted by TroN-0074
Thank you I fixed too, however all I had to do is log in on a new tty session with Ctrl+Alt+F2
type the user name of my original user then password and type there
sudo chown -R $USER:$USER $HOME
Hit enter, type my password and hit enter again.
Then log out and press Alt+F7 to log out and log back in with my original user and it worked fine.
Here is the link to the full thread http://www.linuxquestions.org/questi...9/#post4925881
Good luck to you