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Remove as admin
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Nov 19, 2008, 05:20 PM
How do I remove myself as an admin. ( and password ) without reformatting the hard drive.
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Nov 19, 2008, 06:42 PM
Just create a new account that is not an administrator.
system preferences->Accounts
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