How to reset lost root password in Linux

This article explains the steps to reset lost root password in Linux

Step1: Reboot the server.

Step2: Highlight your image and press E to edit.

Step3: Find the line starting with "linux" and append rw init=/bin/bash at the end of that line.

Step4: Press Ctrl + X to boot.

Step5: Type in passwd username.

Step6: Set your password as in OPTION 1 above and restart your PC. Your new password should work now.

 

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