Password problem

Discussion in 'Mac Pro' started by Tibs066, Jun 19, 2006.

  1. Tibs066 macrumors member

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    I have a G5 that i have not used for a long while and now that i am useing it again i dont remember the password for it. Therefore with no password i cant update things. Any help on how to recover it would be apprecaited.
     
  2. CanadaRAM macrumors G5

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    Take the OS X CDs that came with the machine, boot from them by holding down the "C" key through power-up and booting. One of the options from the menu at the top of the screen is Password Reset for the Administrator's account.
     
  3. Tibs066 thread starter macrumors member

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    password problem

    Hey thanks for that ill definatly try that out.
     

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