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How to change user password
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Apr 13, 2001, 03:19 AM
 
Hi, does anyone know how to change Multiple User password.
(Owner Password)

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Apr 13, 2001, 03:25 AM
 
Well, you have to be logged in as the 'owner' user. Go to
Control Panels --> Multiple Users --> Open up the user named 'owner'
and change the password.

Good luck.
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Join Date: Jun 2000
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Apr 13, 2001, 01:02 PM
 
or just click on the change password button in the login window.
     
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Apr 13, 2001, 10:50 PM
 
Or use the File Sharing control panel to change it. Dumb security hole. You don't even have to enter the old password.

Or boot from CD and move the multiple users prefs... etc.


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