How to merge accounts

Discussion in 'Mac Basics and Help' started by mrderisory, Oct 25, 2009.

  1. mrderisory macrumors member

    Dec 19, 2004
    I dont know how to do what I am wanting to do the easiest way.

    I just bought a Macbook last night. And I just learned found Migration Assistant by accident. Holy cow! I've been a mac user for 6 years how did I not know about this thing? :eek:

    Well it saved me a bazillion dollars in burned cds.

    The problem is it made a new account on my Macbook representing my old computer with the files on it.

    I want the files on my main Macbook account. Then I want to delete this second account it made. How do I go about this? hmmm?

  2. belvdr macrumors 601

    Aug 15, 2005
    Before deleting, go into the new user's folder and move the files over.

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