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I am running OS 10.4.11 on a Power Mac G5 and forgot my admin password. How do I login?

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Change or reset the password of a macOS user account - Apple Support

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Mar 17, 2018 2:09 AM in response to ocsteve1 In response to ocsteve1

Because the details on how to perform this action (if not later system build macOS)

are not applicable as described in that later Support article ~ you may need to see:


Mac OS X (10.6 & Before) -- Resetting a Forgotten Account Password:

https://kb.wisc.edu/helpdesk/page.php?id=3853


Five Ways to Reset a Lost Administrator Password - TidBits:

https://tidbits.com/article/14437


Also covered, is some reference to Resetting the Keychain Password.

Your much older PowerMac likely isn't going to see help from iCloud.


{..Hopefully any who follow will read details & product vintage addressed here..}

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