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Can't Login: Multiple Users

I bought an 700mhz eMac at an auction for old school computers. There's a restricted kids user, and a teachers user (which has full access to everything).

My question is, is there any bootable cd I can download (which comes in a standard, burnable-from-a-pc, .iso format) other than mac os 9 system disk that can reset those passwords?

Also is the "system disk" that I see everyone referring to, the macos 9 install disk?

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  • Justin Goldberg Oct 17, 2008

    MacOS 9.

  • Justin Goldberg Oct 21, 2008

    Actually I can only access the locked-down kids account.  I will try using the system disk.

  • Krabby May 11, 2010

    Is the computer using OS 9 or OS 10?

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If you have access to the computer through the teachers account, all you have to do is throw out the multiple users control panel, multiple users extension and the prefrences, once you restart the multiple users are deactivated.

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