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Old 01-22-2019, 05:50 AM   #1
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LXer: How to Change User Password in Ubuntu


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Itís always a good idea to update your password on a regular basis and use a unique password for each account. As a regular user in Ubuntu you can only change your own password. The root user and users with sudo privileges can change another userís passwords and define how the password can be used or changed.

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