How to delete Apps

Discussion in 'MacBook Air' started by Guidez, Jan 20, 2013.

  1. Guidez, Jan 20, 2013
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    macrumors newbie

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    Hi,

    i have a macbook air, version 10.7.4, and i wanted to know how to delete a app with out the admin password if possible.
     
  2. simsaladimbamba

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    You need an admin password to do so, if the app is not deleted otherwise. What app are you talking about and why don't you want to use an admin password? It sounds a bit fishy that way.

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  3. thread starter macrumors newbie

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    it is indeed fishy and shady on what i am about to execute, i was just wondering if it was possible and the application is bluecoat, i'm sure you guessed it by now what my misson is.
     
  4. simsaladimbamba

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    You want to circumvent parental controls. There may be ways, but we are not able to help you here, and as far as I know, you need some kind of admin rights to circumvent the parental controls, even if a third party application is doing the controlling. That is the advantage of Mac OS X, admin rights are needed, when system changing events are to be executed. For you it is a disadvantage.
     
  5. macrumors regular

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    As a systems administrator, I have to say to people looking for someone to hand hold them in aiding in the breaking of policy:

    IF YOU HAVE TO ASK, YOU SHOULDN'T BE DOING IT
     
  6. thread starter macrumors newbie

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    i see....what a shame thanks for the help though, really appreciate it.
     

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