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How to make SUDO without a password on Linux Mint

How to make SUDO without a password on Linux Mint

If You are tired of typing the password every time you use sudo, then you can disable the password prompt for your user. There is a way to use sudo without a password, and below I will show how it can be done.

Sorry for the spelling and phonetic errors in the text.
Owner and main writer of MintGuide.org is not a native English speaker.


I would not recommend doing this, is for informational purposes only, or if you know What you do and Why You do it)))

Open a terminal and run:

sudo visudo

Find the line
# See sudoers(5) for more information on "#include" directives:
add below:
YourUserName ALL=(ALL) NOPASSWD: ALL

How to make SUDO without a password on Linux MintHow to make SUDO without a password on Linux Mint

Ctrl+X and save it.

Good Luck!!!

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