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    chiffonhead's Avatar
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    Dec 27, 2006
    16GB iPhone, 17" iMac, 13" MacBook & 17" MacBook Pro
    what window manages all passwords on an iMac?

    at some point, I set it up so that my iMac asked for my password at startup and now I don't want it to do that anymore. where would I find the window to de-select this?

    also, how do I "lock" my computer so that I can secure it while I'm away?

    I guess I'm trying to figure out where to go to manage passwords at startup, to lock while in use and passwords once the screensaver kicks on.

    thanks so much!
    i will rise up with fists!!

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    Member Since
    Sep 18, 2007
    Gateway2000 P5-60. 66Mhz and 128 MB RAM.
    Accounts under system preferences. You could do log out when you walk away from your mac which will require a password.

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    cradom's Avatar
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    Feb 14, 2004
    Groves, Texas
    13in macbook - 10.11 --- 21in. iMac 10.11 --- HP win 8
    You can also set screensaver to require a password to lock the screen.
    Craig Domingue
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