Just bought.. can't change password after logging in..

  • Posted on August 26, 2014
  • dvahapbAsked by dvahapb

After I login as root:password (which was given in the email) it requires me to change the password immediately after login. When I type a new password, the console access box just refreshes and the password doesn’t take.

How do I fix this?

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I am using Putty on Windows and I have the same problem :-(

Use Desktop version…

Terminal in your mac or linux, in case of Windows, use Putty :)