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    Ubuntu server denying my password when I try to log in. Tried resetting root password, restoring from a snapshot. Neither worked.

    I tried using the "reset root password" option from the access panel of my droplet. I was emailed a new password. When I tried to use it to log in as root from the web console, I got the same "login incorrect" message...
    Accepted Answer: Make sure that you type password manually if you are using Web Console. You can't copy/paste in Console window. Also make sure you are using right keyboard layout, also if you are using numeric part of keyboard check ...
    1 By drewpereli Linux Basics Ubuntu 16.04