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How to reset user password
If you have forgot user password, boot PureOS in recovery mode.
Once you boot, you should see this:
You will be asked to enter your disk password, type it in and press ENTER. You will see this text:
You are in rescue mode. After logging in, type "journalctl -xb" to view system logs, "systemctl reboot" to reboot, "systemctl default" or "exit" to boot into default mode. Press Enter for maintenance (or press Control-D to continue):
Simply press ENTER here.
You will get into a terminal session. Now type:
where USERNAME is your username (NOT your full name). If you forgot your username, type:
which will show your home folder, its name is your username.
Then type our new password and press ENTER, type it again and press ENTER.
and press ENTER to reboot. All should be okay now.