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HELP!!! My Macbook Pro is in the shop and I am trying to use my PowerBook G4. However I have forgotten my Admin password and I can not load new programs. Any ideas on how to fix this?
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Boot off the original install disk and once in the install app select language then check drop down menus for changing passwords.
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System crashes each time I try this. Any other suggestions?
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