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I was given an eMac from my local school district. The problem is that I don't have the "admin" password.
Is there anyway I can restore the whole eMac?

I do not have the restore disks and I am using a universal keyboard.
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Well depending on the specifications of the eMac purchase OS X.4 Tiger or X.5 Leopard and make sure you get the full retail install version and not a grey coloured system restore disc.
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Or contact the donor to ask for the restore disks, assuming they were the initial owners of the eMac. If not, then Harry's answer is your best option.
http://computers.shop.ebay.com/items...sid=m270.l1313
http://discussions.apple.com/thread....01535&#8001535
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