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Root user is special user in Mac OS X, has high privileges and rights to make any type of change to the system, and is different than administrator. If you forgot root password, see how to reset Root user password using different methods in Mac OS X.
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Restart the laptop Hold Command + S while it's turning on Enter "/sbin/fsck -y" into the terminal when prompted Enter "/sbin/mount -uw /" when prompted again Enter "Passwd <name>" (put the user name where <name> is -Enter what you want to be the new password, re-enter -reboot

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SOURCE: i forgot my administrator password for my mac g3

If you are running OS X put the appropriate system disk in the disk drive. Boot up using the c key. Once booted go up to the file menu and go to the reset password menu and reset your password.

Posted on Oct 13, 2009

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