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Second-hand pb g4 reset admin password

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How can I reset the admin password on a second-hand PBG4?

PowerBook, G4
  • Grant Bennet-Alder Level 8 Level 8 (48,105 points)
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    Jan 26, 2013 5:41 PM (in response to grump1949)

    Yes, if you have an appropriate bootable Installer/Utilities DVD.

     

    Boot from the DVD and do not install. Wait a quarter minute. Look on the menus for Reset Password. Once reset, there is no going back.

    Mac Pro (Early 2009), Mac OS X (10.6.8), & Server, PPC, & AppleTalk Printers

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