Login Password

Discussion in 'macOS' started by iGotMac, Jul 9, 2008.

  1. iGotMac macrumors member

    Apr 16, 2008

    I would like to disable the login password prompt when I boot the computer. I cannot seem to find a way to do that. :confused:

    Thank you!

  2. poolish macrumors regular

    Jul 23, 2007
    south coast, uk
    go to system preferences > Accounts > Login Options > then select your username in Automatic Login.
  3. Tallest Skil macrumors P6

    Tallest Skil

    Aug 13, 2006
    1 Geostationary Tower Plaza
    System Preferences, Accounts, Login Options, Automatic Login, Enabled.
  4. iGotMac thread starter macrumors member

    Apr 16, 2008
  5. bailey69 macrumors newbie

    Jul 9, 2008
    Hi there,
    I just got a imac today and i cant get past the password protected page. I need that to get onto the mac. Is there a way to bypass that? :(
  6. Ivan P macrumors 68030

    Ivan P

    Jan 17, 2008
    How exactly did you get this iMac? Because there's no way it is password protected straight out of the box, and it's very suspicious if someone sold it to you without giving you the password...
  7. bailey69 macrumors newbie

    Jul 9, 2008
    it was thru a fire insurance claim.. they cleaned it up and were going to throw them out. But they are still in good working condition with a little smoke yellow damage on the keyboard. The only thing is getting past the log in..
  8. iPineApple macrumors newbie

    Oct 31, 2009
    London, England
    Install Discs

    If you have the install discs that come with the Mac, you can erase and re-install Mac OS X so all the users will be deleted. This will mean deleting everything that is already in the Mac.

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