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macOS Support Essentials 10.13 - Apple Pro Training Series: Supporting and Troubleshooting macOS High Sierraa, First Edition by Adam Karneboge, Arek Dreyer

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Lesson 10. Manage Password Changes

GOALS

Image Change known passwords

Image Reset lost user passwords

Image Set a firmware password to secure macOS startup

A password change is different from a password reset. You can change a password if you know the password. But if you don’t know the password, you can reset it. Changing and resetting passwords both result in a new password, but you should reset a password only if a user doesn’t know their password.

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