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Member Since: Feb 21, 2012
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New hear,I have a Mac book Pro, and would like to remove
the sign in every time I start up, have searched, but to no
Thanks for any help.
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I did what I thought was right,unlocked the lock etc made changes re booted,
but still have to login, now it will not accept my password in order to allow me
to open the lock.
Is the pass word the same as the one I login with, if so it will not open the lock.
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Have just found out when I tick check for updates i am asked for name and password,
have entered the password which I use to login,but it is not accepted.
Any help please. Oscarlib.
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Mac Specs: Mac Pro Workstation Airport Extreme ATV 2 Ipad

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When you go to System Preference > and than you're account do you see the remark Admin ?
Or open a Terminal and give the command ls /users/ (l = L Lower case )
The answer should be like Shared admin and than you're users name
If you get the correct answer than one way or the other you seems to loose you password .
But we can make a new password using the single users mode or the DVD if you are stilling running Snow Leopard or Leopard .
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