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Old Jul 22, 2009, 07:38 PM   #1
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i need to find used passwords on my computer help.

I have used passwords for various sites and I need to find out what those passwords were. help.
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Old Jul 22, 2009, 07:40 PM   #2
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You can view all of your saved passwords under the "Keychain Access" application, located in your Utilities folder.

Note that to actually view the passwords, you will have to enter the password for your computer.
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Old Jul 22, 2009, 07:49 PM   #3
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how do i get there.
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Old Jul 22, 2009, 07:50 PM   #4
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like ziggyonice said:
go to Macintosh HD
Applications
Utilities Folder
Keychain Access
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Old Jul 22, 2009, 07:51 PM   #5
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Macintosh HD>Applications>Utilties>Keychain Access.
Or Spotlight>'Keychain Access'>Keychain Access.
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Old Jul 22, 2009, 08:07 PM   #6
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the password im looking for is for facebook how do i get that.
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Old Jul 22, 2009, 08:19 PM   #7
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Sounds like you're trying to hack somebody else's account.

Generally, people who forget their own password will simply click the "forgot password" link and reset it. Beyond that, not all website passwords are stored in the Keychain, only the ones you tell it to or allow.

Beyond THAT, you'd need the admin password for the computer to even view the passwords stored in Keychain.
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Old Jul 22, 2009, 08:24 PM   #8
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ok i have that, but it sounds like a lost cause. anymore advice anyone before i give up.
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Old Jul 22, 2009, 08:25 PM   #9
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If it's really YOUR account, click the "forgot password" link
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