asking for login name on install

G. pegngaryubuntu at
Mon Sep 26 12:37:17 UTC 2011

On Mon, Sep 26, 2011 at 2:22 PM, Alan Pope <alan at> wrote:
> On 26 September 2011 12:58, G. <pegngaryubuntu at> 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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thanks will give it a try!

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