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I recently gave my old Mac G4 to my son. I cannot remember the administrator's password. What can we do?
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Mac Support Specialist: Jeff Micono, VMware Certified Professional replied 8 years ago
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Hello,

Boot from the install disk and change the root password XXXXX this procedure under "

Resetting the original administrator account password"

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Customer reply replied 8 years ago
What if we don't have the original disk? It was misplaced.
Mac Support Specialist: Jeff Micono, VMware Certified Professional replied 8 years ago
Hello,

If you don't have an original disk, you can purchase one at http://www.powerbookmedic.com/ or at amazon.com

If you need help changing the root password XXXXX an install disk, then request a refund so a different expert may help you.
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Customer reply replied 8 years ago
Thank you! That is very helpful.
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