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I just installed cups. When the webinterface asked me for username and password, I gave my regular user and not the root password. Now I can't log in (forbidden). I tried to clear the browsing data without success. What should I do?

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As you already suspected, the login is stored in the browser. Most browsers will forget about this when restarted. – chirlu May 16 '13 at 17:33

As chirlu commented, restarting the browser solved this.

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