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Mavericks administrator password lost

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Hi, I've installed an hackintosh for a friend of mine using Clover and I've setted no wait time to start OSX. Yesterday she asked me to help her becouse can't remember the password she changed time ago. I know for reset administrator password I need enter in recovery disk partition and in terminal writing resetpassword. I can't boot from recovery disk becouse the system start immediately in the main partition. Is there a simple way to solve this problem?
 

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Hi, I've installed an hackintosh for a friend of mine using Clover and I've setted no wait time to start OSX. Yesterday she asked me to help her becouse can't remember the password she changed time ago. I know for reset administrator password I need enter in recovery disk partition and in terminal writing resetpassword. I can't boot from recovery disk becouse the system start immediately in the main partition. Is there a simple way to solve this problem?
See http://tonymacx86.blogspot.com/2011/02/create-chameleon-usb-rescue-drive-using_16.html

basic procedure works with latest version of MB.
Booting with the USB allows you to select which partition you want to boot.
 
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when you get to the partition can you change the password? i think i heard in the terminal but not sure because i havent logged in for a long time and i forgot my password also. can anyone help me with this please? i will appreciate it.
It's very similar to my Windows password reset,i finally managed to break Windows password, believe it you can reset the password ,i hope that the method I provided will be useful to you, for your reference only
 
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