[UbuntuWomen] Ubuntu-Women Digest, Vol 58, Issue 3
macoafi at gmail.com
Mon Nov 8 20:55:23 UTC 2010
On Mon, Nov 8, 2010 at 3:52 PM, Flo M <whisperedflo at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Mon, Nov 8, 2010 at 5:46 PM, Karin Qadri <kzqadri at gmail.com> wrote:
>> Dear Ubuntu Women
>> Silly me I forgot my login password and I am "locked out" of Ubuntu. I am
>> used to windows where I was able negotiate that stuff. I have a dual boot XP
>> and Ubuntu lucid lynx (10.04). I never use XP the older a Microsoft OS is
>> the worse the company makes it..... I write this from my Windows 7 laptop.
> I don't know if this still works, but it saved me (saved my father,
> actually) more than once. You should try it anyway, there's nothing to lose!
>  http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=3609
One change: hold shift, not hit esc. GRUB2 has a different trigger key.
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