[xubuntu-users] login on boot

fred roller fredroller66 at gmail.com
Tue Feb 9 22:36:21 UTC 2016


Have you tried
Menu -> All Settings -> (System) Users and Groups -> [your user] ->
Change... (next to "Password")

Uncheck "Don't ask for password on login" and set your password.

HTH
Fred

On Tue, Feb 9, 2016 at 4:53 PM, <flocculant at gmx.co.uk> wrote:

> On 09/02/16 21:37, Tim Hanson wrote:
>
>> I made a mistake while installing 15.04 last month.
>>
>> When the install program asked me if I wanted a password challenge on
>> boot, I checked "no" by accident.  Now I have a wide open laptop on boot,
>> so that someone would have to merely reboot to have full access to my home
>> directory.
>>
>> What do I do to change the system to require a password on boot?
>>
>> Check out /usr/share/lightdm/lightdm.conf.d/60-xubuntu.conf
>
> Then when you've done that - check out upgrading to 15.10 as soon as
> possible - 15.04 went end of life last week, the repos last for a while but
> will be turned off soon. https://help.ubuntu.com/community/WilyUpgrades
>
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