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    Exclamation is not the first account created the root..??

    HI..
    I am new to ubuntu..
    I installed ubuntu 10.04 with the accountname 'Pratima'. Is this not the root since its the first and the only account created??
    Or do i have another admin account..If yes, how do i know its password..

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    Re: is not the first account created the root..??

    The root account is locked by default. The first created user, Pratima, if your case, can access root privlages by using this:

    Code:
    sudo <insert command here>
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