09-17-2006, 11:20 AM #1how to set password before logging in?
I posted this a long time ago but now I can't find the old post. But I'm leaving on vacation in a couple of weeks and I want to set the password on my emac so that the housesitter cannot access my computer. We had problems with the last housesitter and I don't want a repeat.
I have am eMac OSX 10.2.4 desktop.
09-17-2006, 11:30 AM #2
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System Preferences -> Accounts
Make sure that your accounts have passwords on them
Go to Login Options and turn off Automatically log in asDon't forget to use the new User Reputation System
09-21-2006, 10:25 AM #3passwording certain items
I have an eMac 10.2. Is it possible to password only certain items like email account, and safari but leaving Explorer open for someone to use?
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