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forgot apple recovery mode password

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Hi Experts
My Mac Book system start with question mark on  afolder
i trying to use recovery mode but it asking about a password and i did't remember it
Please help
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JohnBusiness Consultant (Owner)
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Is that a password that might be the same as Apple iCloud with an Apple Account?  If so, you can attempt to log into your Apple Account, click on Forgot Password and reset your account. That may let you in.   Please let us know.

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Thanks  John
it's not working with any password ( my admin pass, even with cloud ) also there is no option except password
no thing else
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JohnBusiness Consultant (Owner)
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Try the steps in this Apple Article that may help you reset your password.

https://www.macworld.co.uk/how-to/mac/what-do-if-forgotten-mac-password-3594395/
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