Exist a program which automatically store and enter a password? Today I boot up and the boot time is very slow and sometimes hangs. I have had my mac for a while and i dont want my hardrive to get wiped out so what do i do? Aug 8, 2009 The password i use to get into the computer. Unfortunately safe mode holding shift does not work. When I purchased the computer everything was blank except for the user name was set as mac user, as I said I was able to change the username but not the password. Pressing P R Option Command always loads Recovery utility. The last thing I did before logging off is installing divx web player. My macbook Pro loads to the login page, i enter my password, it starts to log in, then it returns to the logins screen.
Log into your administrator account to change another account's password. Now you can uncheck disable auto log in. Â How do I get past the login screen? The reason I assume this is because the only reason it seems that you think it's prompting for a firmware password is because of Adriano's to another question. Think about making this change to protect your data from easily being grabbed by anyone who finds or steals your Mac. I did that and the screen turned blue looking like it was loading and then went back to the login screen. She's been talking, writing about, and tinkering with Apple products since she was old enough to double-click.
So I just shut it down in hopes that when it restarted it would work but now when it restarts the login screen comes up and after I type my password it just stays on snow leopard default screen purple sky and stays there. Please compress any bundled files e. Fix the keyboard This problem is only going to get worse, not better. I did the update and the keyboard continued to function normally. And between those two things it doesn't work. Those fingerprints are then encrypted and stored offline in the MacBook Air or MacBook Pro's Secure Enclave. Ok, I got it to work just now.
I've been searching for what seems like hours, and I can't find anything. I once had the issue that my recovery partition used a different keyboard layout for some reason and I wrongly assumed my passwords were not working. Click the name, and a menu appears; click Login Window, and another user can then log in as usual. Or if n1000's suggestion resolves your problem, also great! In System Preferences, select the Keyboard panel Once you are in the Keyboard panel, click on the Modifier Keys button found near the bottom. I'm login as guest, not admin. This is why the option is not there. Login items is an application that will be opened automatically after login.
Everything worked good until I logged out. I know it is not a hardware issue as I can type fine when logging into my Guest Account. If your MacBook Pro can boot into Safe Mode, you are halfway to resolving the problem. Use the Info window to ignore ownership on the connected drive. Unfortunately, everytime the mbp comes out of sleep, the keyboard is unresponsive and i have to set it up again in settings. I did that and the screen turned blue looking like it was loading and then went back to the login screen. It spilled on the right side, but I quickly cleaned it with a wet tissue and dried it up.
I tossed all my internet pref files. This has happened to iMore staffers before: Editor Lory Gil had forgotten to pair her existing Apple Watch with her new iPhone, which momentarily broke Auto Unlock. However I can't install software. Firstly on the steps you suggested. So I just installed Tech Tool Deluxe onto my macbook and then shut it down later. It's a form of biometric security that's meant to be more convenient than entering a passcode or password, especially on iPhones and iPads we use hundreds of times a day.
In her spare time, she sketches, sings, and in her secret superhero life, plays roller derby. So I just installed Tech Tool Deluxe onto my macbook and then shut it down later. So I believe that somehow the iMac thinks it's still paired with the keyboard, while the keyboard knows nothing about this. My wireless mouse does work however. Once you're done, try auto unlock again.
Can I go back to the earlier revision of the keyboard firmware? Cycling them can sometimes jump start everything back into action. I tried option 3 but it would not accept the new password! We are now closing this bug report. I ticked all options and then un ticked them all. Thank you very much, any help is very much appreciated! So I can't get into the system. So I removed some keys and try to clean the keyboard with comp air and it didn't worked still.