how to remove login password?

Discussion in 'Mac Basics and Help' started by Trance, Oct 6, 2011.

  1. macrumors 6502

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    when i got my mac i put a login password then decided to remove the password by leaving the password blank, now it still ask for a password (just hit enter) since the password is blank. anyway to remove the start up login password?
     
  2. simsaladimbamba

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  3. thread starter macrumors 6502

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    thanks for the reply, my option is grayed out.
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  4. simsaladimbamba

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  5. thread starter macrumors 6502

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  6. macrumors newbie

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    I can't access that, because my mac the security in system preference not be active.
    this is my system preference.

    Could you help me?
     

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  7. simsaladimbamba

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    There is a second post by me, with a screenshot showing you how to get to your preferences. It is post #4.
     
  8. macrumors newbie

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    still greyed out

    So I unlocked it and the option is still greyed out. Any ideas?
     
  9. macrumors regular

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    could try /syst prefs /users & groups/login options/display login window as : list of users
     

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