asking for login name on install

Alan Pope alan at popey.com
Mon Sep 26 12:22:19 UTC 2011


On 26 September 2011 12:58, G. <pegngaryubuntu at gmail.com> wrote:
> I am trying to install Natty on an older Acer desktop.  When I I try
> the program to see if things work I get a login screen which asks for
> a login name.  I have no idea what login name to use.  I have
> installed Ubuntu 12 times or more and never had this happen.  I
> checked the disk for defects.  This happens whether I use a USB or CD
> that I burned.  I even downloaded Natty again just this morning.
>
> Any ideas?
>

Is this a live CD/USB you're booting to? If so then try "ubuntu" with
no password, or leave the logon screen alone, it should autologin
again.

Al.




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