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Old 04-02-2012, 10:39 PM
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Default Need help with resetting forgot OSX 10.7 password

Local pawn shop has a macbook pro that the owner defaulted on and wants to resell the macbook pro but it has a password on it. Any ideas on how to remove/reinstall ?

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Old 04-02-2012, 10:48 PM
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Try this.
http://osxdaily.com/2011/08/24/reset...lion-password/
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Old 04-02-2012, 11:52 PM
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Tried everything i could find on the net and nothing worked, I'm hoping Anonymous Mac Tech will chime in. Thanks for the info though
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Old 04-03-2012, 03:01 AM
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Benchtech this method it is work for me.I am new to Mac but this method really work

http://youtube.com/watch?v=TjxAgiNqkDM
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Old 04-03-2012, 04:06 AM
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Command + S single user mode shows for like 2 seconds then disappears (disabled?)
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I wrote about this; there's an article in the wiki
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You need either Retail Lion Disk/USB. I think the factory disks should work also. Boot to installer and select Password reset in the utilities menu.

Apples Support Write Up

I did this a few weeks ago with an iMac with 10.7.3 worked fine with a Retail Lion DVD.
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