Set or Reset User password on Ubuntu 13.04 12.10 12.04 Debian

Set or Reset User password on Ubuntu 13.04 12.10 12.04 Debian

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For set or reset User Password on Ubuntu or Debian, You can use “passwd command”

passwd <username>

Example:

root@ubuntu:~# sudo passwd ubuntu
Enter new UNIX password:
Retype new UNIX password:
passwd: password updated successfully
root@ubuntu:~#

Test with new password.

$ su ubuntu
Password:
ubuntu@ubuntu:/root$

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