1, i am absolutely new to linux...have just installed ubuntu 13.... been prompted to provide root password everytime i try downloading anything or accessing my hard drives....tried to decipher from old threads but failed...can someone give me step by step guide fro ubuntu 13.
2. Also i tried to access my external hard drive which is otherwise password locked (WESTERN DIGITAL)...and failed...otherwise other pen drives are accessible.
3. Lastly in the welcome screen i get three options to log on but cant figure out where to set up log in main user / guest user acct...i have already logged in to Ubuntu 1 BUt THAT email and password doesnt work for remote log in...i m completely confused ,... some one help