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August 8, 2015

Username/Password Combo Problem

Hi Folks,
Totally new to Linux. I am running an older Acer Aspire one laptop with a 1.6 ghtz processor and plenty of ram. I downloaded Linux Mint (Cinnamon version) along with the proper unetbootin-windows-613 to my 8gb blank USB...well, I believe it is the proper version. I did get the 32 bit as that is what my system is.

The problem is on initial bootup. I enter my username and password but Linux is telling me it is incorrect and wont let me continue. I went to the website and changed my password but still nothing.

Do I need to wipe my USB and start from scratch? Any other suggestions? Thanks in advance, looking forward to playing around with this.

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