Nov 21, 2009

How to login as root on Ubuntu

Many people want to know how to obtain root permission on Ubuntu no matter su command or login x window.
The root passwd have never been configured when you install ubuntu first time.
You can use below command to change root password.

$sudo passwd root

Now, you can use su command as below.

$su -

You can follow below diagram if you want to login the window as root privileges.

  • 1. Select Login Window option System --> Administration --> Login Window

  • 2. Please click this option --Allow local system administrator login

  • 3. Switch normal user to root

  • 4. You can login as root now.

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