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Old 11-29-2007, 05:21 AM   #1
Mostafa Magdy
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New in Wubi world

Hello all, am new in the wubi world ...i chose a password for the wubi installation and a i forgot the user name and password ,how to retrieve it ?
please describe every step because am a newbie
Old 11-29-2007, 05:58 AM   #2
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In linux, you can't retrieve forgotten password (unless you're a geek, and knows how to brute force the password). The best way of getting a new password for your user is to use root to change the password of the particular user's password by typing "passwd <username>" without the quotes replacing <username> with your user's username.
Hope this helps!!


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