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Putrakhairi
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Can't Login

Post by Putrakhairi » Tue Feb 20, 2018 10:11 pm

good masters let me ask about linux mint. when I just booted early linux mint, suddenly it looks error (ant) and can not login. :D :)

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Re: Can't Login

Post by Cosmo. » Wed Feb 21, 2018 6:19 am

We need more details. Can you log in in a virtual console? Press in the login window ctrl-alt-F1, enter your username, than the password. Note, that you will get no visual feedback for the password, type it blindly and press the Enter key afterwards. Is this successful? Press ctrl-d, than alt-left to get back to the login window.

We also need to know which version of Mint and which desktop environment you use.

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Re: Can't Login

Post by Termy » Wed Feb 21, 2018 11:02 am

it looks error (ant) and can not login.
Yeah, this is way, too vague. Do you get an error message? If so, what is it? Also, what Cosmo said.
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