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By: evilopossumthing~ Sackboy 469 posts
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How do i get into my very old powermac w/out a password?im locked out of it

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i dont know the password,it was my dads and he set a passord that he doesnt remember
is there any way to overide the password/acounts
is it just more of a piece of crap.....hopeless
its an apple power macintosh 7500/100
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Re: How do i get into my very old powermac w/out a password?im locked out of it

Dec 3, 2006
Yowsers! That's not good. Try opening up the good ole case and pulling the CMOS battery.

EDIT: Unplug it first


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Re: How do i get into my very old powermac w/out a password?im locked out of it

Dec 3, 2006
would that make it "delete" everything like pics and applications?
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Re: How do i get into my very old powermac w/out a password?im locked out of it

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No, but it used to work on old PCs. Never really tried it on macs. But it doesn't control the hdd.

evil opossum thing wrote:
would that make it "delete" everything like pics and applications?


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did it but it didnt work
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Re: How do i get into my very old powermac w/out a password?im locked out of it

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Call apple support or go on apple.com
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Re: How do i get into my very old powermac w/out a password?im locked out of it

Dec 3, 2006
i heard of a skeleton key program that can unlock locked computers/laptops
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Dec 3, 2006
haha Powermac??
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