Tuesday, November 1, 2011

how to login as root in Ubuntu

#1 : Open Terminal/shell , (hit CTRL+ALT+T)
#2 : Then, Type the command (Followed by your Login Password).
sudo passwd root
#3 : when you will be prompted for “Enter the New Unix Password” Twice, Enter the root password.
#4 : That’s All, To enjoy root power, logout from the current user session. At the login window, Enter ‘root’ as a username and the password, you entered in above step.

Note : In root mode, don’t perform any action about which you aren’t sure, because a single mistake can cause a lot of damage.

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