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changing user name and owner information

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Jun 19, 2013 4:40 PM

i have bought a new macpro and wish to give my older macair to my daughter. How do I change the user ID and home folder to her name. I have added her name as a user in the users and groups window and deleted mine. I notice that the home folder is still in my name (the little house icon in the menu bar.

 

I have cleaned all my info off with migration assitant (and deleted all after that), and then installed OS 10.8 for her. it did not give me the option to do a clean install.

MacBook Air, OS X Mountain Lion (10.8.4)

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