forgot password

Keep your information away from prying eyes or kids who may accidentally modify or delete your files.

forgot password

Postby ikitub » Sun Oct 30, 2011 5:36 am

how can i reset the password? can't open the app anymore.
ikitub
Beignner
Beignner
 
Posts: 4
Joined: Sun Oct 30, 2011 5:34 am

Re: forgot password

Postby admin » Mon Oct 31, 2011 3:14 am

Remove the file /Users/Your user name/Library/Application Support/InvisibleFile/.pwd.plist

1)Open terminal app under /Application/utility
2)cd /Users/Your user name/Library/Application Support/InvisibleFile/
3)rm -rf .pwd.plist
admin
Site Admin
Site Admin
 
Posts: 2479
Joined: Tue Nov 02, 2010 5:00 pm

Re: forgot password

Postby ikitub » Wed Nov 02, 2011 2:01 am

admin wrote:Remove the file /Users/Your user name/Library/Application Support/InvisibleFile/.pwd.plist

1)Open terminal app under /Application/utility
2)cd /Users/Your user name/Library/Application Support/InvisibleFile/
3)rm -rf pwd.plist


still not working. do i need to reboot?
ikitub
Beignner
Beignner
 
Posts: 4
Joined: Sun Oct 30, 2011 5:34 am

Re: forgot password

Postby admin » Wed Nov 02, 2011 2:40 am

it should works, can you do a snapshot of your operation?
admin
Site Admin
Site Admin
 
Posts: 2479
Joined: Tue Nov 02, 2010 5:00 pm

Re: forgot password

Postby ikitub » Mon Nov 07, 2011 3:05 am

still not working. here is the screen shot of my terminal. after that removing the plist. when i open invisible file. still asks for password.

Image
ikitub
Beignner
Beignner
 
Posts: 4
Joined: Sun Oct 30, 2011 5:34 am

Re: forgot password

Postby admin » Mon Nov 07, 2011 10:07 am

ikitub wrote:still not working. here is the screen shot of my terminal. after that removing the plist. when i open invisible file. still asks for password.


You missed dot in pwd.plist
should be ".pwd.plist"
admin
Site Admin
Site Admin
 
Posts: 2479
Joined: Tue Nov 02, 2010 5:00 pm

Re: forgot password

Postby ikitub » Tue Nov 08, 2011 2:12 am

oh finally. it worked.

i just followed your instructions.

1)Open terminal app under /Application/utility
2)cd /Users/Your user name/Library/Application Support/InvisibleFile/
3)rm -rf pwd.plist

thanks sir. you can delete this thread now. it's kinda delicate. hehe.
ikitub
Beignner
Beignner
 
Posts: 4
Joined: Sun Oct 30, 2011 5:34 am

Re: forgot password

Postby juan » Mon Aug 13, 2012 12:30 pm

sorry but i cant understand i got in in the terminal
and i tried to get in and nothing but i dont want to lost my information there could you help me with pics please thanks
juan
Beignner
Beignner
 
Posts: 3
Joined: Mon Aug 13, 2012 12:23 pm

Re: forgot password

Postby juan » Mon Aug 13, 2012 4:43 pm

i forgto to tell you that i am mountain lion . thanks
juan
Beignner
Beignner
 
Posts: 3
Joined: Mon Aug 13, 2012 12:23 pm

Re: forgot password

Postby juan » Mon Aug 13, 2012 6:36 pm

this option really works , i copy the files after i cleaned the application and that is it, i dont know if i did something wrong but it worked.

the steps are these ones http://appleheadlines.com/2011/08/02/th ... os-x-lion/
juan
Beignner
Beignner
 
Posts: 3
Joined: Mon Aug 13, 2012 12:23 pm

Next

Return to InvisibleFile for MAC OS

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 1 guest