User password changed unannounced!!. Quick Fix!.

User password changed unannounced!!. Quick Fix!.

Postby Wolfman » Sun Jun 02, 2013 4:23 pm

Hi all,

if as the title suggests; you can no longer access anything administrative because your password is not being accepted, enter the following in a terminal:


a little window will pop up and you should change from "su" to "sudo" and it should work afterwards as normal.

Thanks to this link:

This happened to me using Ubuntu 13.04. (Zorin 7 is based on the same!!).

Regards Wolfman :D
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