Screwed up my account password. Is there a fix?

Discussion in 'MacBook Pro' started by devilstrider, Oct 11, 2010.

  1. devilstrider macrumors 6502a

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    My password keeps saying it's incorrect. Is there anyway to fix this?
     
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  3. devilstrider thread starter macrumors 6502a

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    No i for got my password to my main account. So overtime i try to install or uninstall anything it ask for the password and its not working.

    Ok i fixed it.
     
  4. HLdan macrumors 603

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    Just pop in your restore DVD and boot up to the install screen. Choose Utilities from the Menu Bar and choose Change Password.
     
  5. devilstrider thread starter macrumors 6502a

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    Thanks.
     
  6. spinnerlys Guest

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    Did the method I linked to work then?

    You did read the first part only I guess, whereas the second part (of four) explains what you want to do.
    (Resetting the original administrator account password)
     

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