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Why isn't my MAC desktop accepting my admin password?


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MAC desktop doesn't accept my admin password

When I sign in to my computer and it asks for my password, it works to open it. If I try to change, delete or download anything while using my computer and the screen pops up and asks for an admin name and password it doesn't work.


New member
Aug 17, 2010
Re: MAC desktop doesn't accept my admin password

Is it your machine? Are you an admin on that box?