- Turn your computer on.
- Press ESC at the grub prompt.
- Press e for edit.
- Highlight the line that begins kernel ………, press e
- Go to the very end of the line, add rw init=/bin/bash
- press enter, then press b to boot your system.
- Your system will boot up to a passwordless root shell.
- Type in passwd username
Friday, September 18, 2009
Reset Root password UBUNTU
If you forgot you password for your ubuntu system you can recover using the following steps