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I am not able to install updates because the authentication box is "shaking". It appears it is getting an incorrect password entered error and it is responding with "Authentication failed", repeated over and over, such that I cannot type a password.

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  • Will your system install updates and accept your password via command line in Terminal, sudo apt upgrade?
    – a-tokarev
    Sep 24 '19 at 7:51
  • @David, please try adding more relevant information to the question. For example, your system information, when this problem started occurring etc. This helps people understand your situation in a more proper way. Have a nice day! 👍
    – Hasan
    Sep 27 '19 at 5:41
  • Typed, sudo apt upgrade, and system gave this: dkpg was interrupted, you must manually run 'sudo dpkg --configure -a' that seemed to work
    – David
    Oct 1 '19 at 0:25

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