January 27th, 2003, 04:29 AM
Recovering root password...
I recently inherited a mac with Mac OS X but I can't use it because I don't know the deceaseds password. I used a tutorial to change the root password but I hit a hitch because at the login screen the root user isn't available.Is there a way I can get to a log in screen where I could type in the username and the password or something? The tutorial I used to change the password was: