Can't Log in to new user ubuntu 16,4

Hi all

I am about to scream lol!

I can’t seem to log in to my new user.

I have created a new user, given the sudu control - now what?

I log out and when i try to log back in through purtty i cant.

what am i doing wrong?

how do i log in - is it through putty? if so then what is the process - is it add ip address in hostname



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you can login again with root and after change to new user what you created by this command #sudo -i username or #sudo -iu username


You can login the same way you login with your old user, just put the new user’s name and password.