If you’re truly concerned about the security of your files, you should look into using File Vault to encrypt them.
If you bought a brand new Mac with Lion pre-installed, the hard drive includes with a recovery partition that gives you access to a bunch of different tools.
We’ll cover two ways to accomplish this, one using the Finder itself (assuming you can use it and the process is not stuck in an unresponsive cycle), and also how to resolve the issue with Terminal if you’re unable to access the Finder in OS X at all.
Here’s how to take advantage of this utility to reset your Mac’s password: I used this little dodge with great success when I upgraded a lap top to Mavericks, now the PITA owner has forgotten the password I changed it to, and so have I LOL.
Does anyone know if this works with OS x 10.9 mavericks ?
It also provides a fresh, new design based on customer feedback.
Assistant allows you to manage your email, contacts, calendar and other Black Berry 10 features through voice and text commands.
Unfortunately, those methods no longer work in 10.7 Lion or 10.8 Mountain Lion.
That doesn’t mean you’re out of luck – there are new ways to reset a password in Lion.” If you’re using Mac OS X 10.7 Lion or 10.8 Mountain Lion, there are a couple ways you can go about it – and they’re both pretty easy to do.Mac Yourself previously published a popular article explaining how to reset the password on Macs running 10.4, 10.5 and 10.6.With Black Berry 10 OS, version 10.3.2, your privacy and security are fortified even further with the anti-theft protection feature in Black Berry Blend™ to access your work and personal email, BBM, text messages, notifications, documents, calendar, contacts and media in real time on whatever device you are on.With Black Berry Blend 1.2, your productivity across devices is amplified with the addition of spell check, the ability to reply directly from within Blend notification pop-ups, and visual enhancements to file transfers.When you’re connected to Bluetooth in the car, it knows you can’t look at the screen and will interact with you completely eyes and hands free.