Thursday, September 27, 2012

How to install GDM instead of LightDM in your Ubuntu

English: LightDM screenshot, using the “Unity ...
If you choose to try Gnome in your Ubuntu, or just find out LightDM is not your favorite, then you can change your login manager. Here is how:
in terminal type:
sudo apt-get install gdm

then type your password and wait for the software being installed.

After that, type
sudo dpkg-reconfigure gdm

and choose GDM from menu
Thats all.
For the changes to take effect, restart your computer.

If you want your LightDM back, type
sudo dpkg-reconfigure lightdm

in console again.

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But everytime i lock it, it locks to the UNITYlocker not the GNOME locker...
Can i fix this?

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