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Akshay_Budhkar

  • 4 years ago

Just bought a refurbished computer with ubuntu 11.04 installed as the OS. However when i try to install some software, it is asking for a password to authenticate the user. i have no password. what is the possible solution to this problem?

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  1. Tomas.A
    • 4 years ago
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    do you have user? does it have password? is that user administrator?

  2. Akshay_Budhkar
    • 4 years ago
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    i have user, it doesn't have any password. i mean when i start the computer the desktop is displayed automatically without asking for the password. it is the only user i have.

  3. Akshay_Budhkar
    • 4 years ago
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    @Tomas.A what now?

  4. Akshay_Budhkar
    • 4 years ago
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    @shadowfiend @farmdawgnation @Ishaan94 @DarkSign and all computer experts please help

  5. Tomas.A
    • 4 years ago
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    it's solved if anyone cares http://askubuntu.com/questions/117742/password-recovery

  6. Ishaan94
    • 4 years ago
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    Just press enter, if you don't have any password or set a new password.

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