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Old 09-15-2014, 09:17 AM   #1
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Localhost login on Linux 7.0

I just installed Linux 7.0 on my laptop & forgot the password.

Any idea on how to recover or reset it?
Old 09-15-2014, 10:57 AM   #2
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Welcome to Linux Questions!

If all you've done is the install, just re-install it! And remember the password this time!

Note that Linux 7.0 doesn't tell us anything as you need to tell us the distribution; Red Hat, Centos, whatever... otherwise we have to guess which can prolong things.

Play Bonny!

Old 09-16-2014, 04:07 AM   #3
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if you are using grub go into single user mode and change the password


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