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Forgot my password even with hint. Put in X disc to start again

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Forgot my password XXXXX with hint. Put in X disc to start again but can`t get respone in line with help. Any ideas
Submitted: 7 years ago.
Category: Mac
Expert:  Ashik replied 7 years ago.
Hi My name isXXXXX hope i can help you

You can reset the the password XXXXX the Mac OS X installation disks

  • Insert the Mac OS X installation disc 1 to your Mac.
  • Turn off your Mac from Apple menu.
  • Turn it back on and immediately hold down the C key on your Keyboard.
  • This should boot your Mac directly into Mac OS X installation screen
  • Choose your Language and click Next button.
  • Choose Reset Password from the Utilities menu
  • Select your Mac OS X hard disk volume.Select the user name of your original administrator account
  • Enter a new password XXXXX Click Save.
  • Restart your Mac

Let me know if that password XXXXX or not..

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Customer: replied 7 years ago.
sorry how do you turn off menu
Expert:  Ashik replied 7 years ago.
I mean, turn off your Mac. You can turn it off like you normally does.
Expert:  Ashik replied 7 years ago.
You can also turn it off by holding down the Power button of your Mac for 10+ seconds..