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Old 10-06-2011, 11:35 PM   #1
I5 computers inc
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How to clear password for Linux 8.04 on a Dell Mini 910


It seems to have a password when I click on "System" then "Administration" then "Hardware Drivers" then it askes me for a password, what do I do. or how do you do a restore on a dell mini?

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I5

PS. I need phone tech support. can someone help me with this? if so email me at sales@i5computers.com, I will give you my phone number. I do not know linux but am very good at windows OS systems.

Last edited by I5 computers inc; 10-07-2011 at 01:37 PM. Reason: still could not figure it out.
 
Old 10-07-2011, 12:09 AM   #2
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Found this with Google:

http://www.ubuntugeek.com/how-to-rec...er-ubuntu.html
 
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Old 10-07-2011, 09:25 AM   #3
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When you installed Ubuntu, you were required to create a user. This user will have root/administrator access right if you use the sudo command. In a terminal, you would type sudo prior to your command. You can open the nautilus file manager by typing gksudo nautilus. In the example you, gave you would enter your user password. Did you get this computer with Ubuntu 8.04 from someone else and don't know the password? If you installed it, you just use the password you created for your primary user. Also, Ubuntu 8.04 is several years old and no longer supported.
 
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