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    I have just updated Kubuntu on my desktop and I can no longer access it as it no longer recognizes my password!! What can I do? Obviously I cant reset it as t needs the old one first

    #2
    Can you use this:

    http://www.psychocats.net/ubuntu/resetpassword
    An intellectual says a simple thing in a hard way. An artist says a hard thing in a simple way. Charles Bukowski

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      #3
      Many thanks that worked. Delay caused by problems with my laptop! Now know original problem caused by my keyboard being altered by my updates eg @ key etc had moved Still can't update as after I press install updates the approval window is only on for a ca millisecond. How do I fix this

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        #4
        Can't answer the the issue with updating using your graphical package manager, but you can still update from the command line.

        Open a konsole and just type:

        sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get dist-upgrade
        Using Kubuntu Linux since March 23, 2007
        "It is a capital mistake to theorize before one has data." - Sherlock Holme

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