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My user account is no longer a su, and I don't know the root password. What are my options?

Using some of the great advice in the comments, I followed these steps and gained access again. Booted into Windows Installed the Linux File Systems for Windows app by Paragon so I could mount the ...
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My user account is no longer a su, and I don't know the root password. What are my options?

Windows does not have suitable tools. You might be able to create a Linux installation on a bootable USB stick or CD/DVD and boot from that, then access the volume on which you installed Linux. This ...
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