I have reset my password still not able to able to login to console using that new password. It says incorrect.

Posted February 22, 2018 1.1k views
ApacheDigitalOceanUbuntu 16.04

I try to login into my droplet using console but it is not working. It is showing wrong password.

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I’m having a similar issue. When I first access root with the emailed password and I’m prompted for Changing password for root. (current UNIX password:, I create a password and then it’s Connection to XXX.XX.XX.X lost.

Not sure where to go from here.