how to create a new account

Discussion in 'Mac Basics and Help' started by pimentel23, Nov 2, 2009.

  1. pimentel23 macrumors newbie

    Nov 2, 2009
    I bought an used emac g4 and it has an account but i want to create a new account because i don't know the other's account password and im having problems downloading stuff from the internet help me please.
  2. RKO macrumors 6502


    Oct 21, 2008
    Open system prefs - click on accounts - click the + button and enter your details and click create account.
  3. pimentel23 thread starter macrumors newbie

    Nov 2, 2009
    doesn't let me its locked
  4. chown33 macrumors 604

    Aug 9, 2009
    Sailing beyond the sunset

    Be sure to read the section entitled "Resetting the original administrator account password".

    To find more, google: mac os reset admin password

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