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Forgotten password to Filemaker DB

Posted on 2006-11-08
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I have a user that inherited a Filemaker database from a previous employee and now nobody has any idea what the admin password is for this database.  

Is there any way to reset the admin password or create another user with the same access level?

Tony
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which filemaker is it? v6? 7? 8?
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and:
http://www.lostpassword.com/filemaker.htm
but the file may have been locked with the developper version, in which case, there is no more admin account in it.
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Filemaker Pro 7
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it's now handlled, I asked the questrion before re-checking the site...
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btw I answered, not asked!
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