Login and password console

Posted February 8, 2021 632 views
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When i open console for my droplet i get login and password… I type in my gmail and then the root password… The root password should be right but the “login” i think is not… How do i get my login? Is it the same as the gmail I dont know

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Hi there,

You would need to use root as the user name, and then the password that you generated during the creation of the Droplet.

Note that when typing the password nothing will be displayed on the screen for security reasons.

Let me know how it goes!

Hi @andrazarh070,

You’ll need to use the user root. In Linux, the root user is equivalent of an Administrator user on Windows.

Anyway, use the root user with the password that you’ve received on your e-mail. If you want to reset the password again, you can follow this documentation on how it’s done: