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How to set a new iPhone Backup Password for new backups

But it seems as if that password is burned into the phone forever and that I cannot create a useable backup now or in the future without having the old password. The only useful suggestion I have ...
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Request password to open Documents folder of another user account

It looks as if you try to create data access rules on top of what the OS provides out of the box. This is a lot of hassle even in the best cases. Instead create a standard user account for your ...
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Search iCloud keychain for all accounts that use a specific password

iCloud Keychain has notifications for duplicate passwords. If you identity (or create) an entry with the password you are concerned about, you will receive a list of duplicates. Navigate to your ...
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Search iCloud keychain for all accounts that use a specific password

I understand this does not answer your question directly, but on Mac, you can see all the passwords that have potentially leaked and fix them.
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Search iCloud keychain for all accounts that use a specific password

I have the same issue. I subscribe to multiple credit/identity protection services and regularly get alerted that my password has been found in the dark net. Unfortunately most services only provide ...
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Password doesn't work for software update but does for everything else

The output of sysadminctl -secureTokenStatus $USER, should be something like: 2024-02-16 12:08:18.623 sysadminctl[99999:7777777] Secure token is ENABLED for user Nikita.Bobko If it's not then follow ...
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How to decrypt the system keychain from another mac at the command line

Keysafe I added support to my Keysafe tool for decrypting System.keychain using SystemKey files. The invocation is: keysafe -system-key /var/db/SystemKey -path /Library/Keychains/System.keychain You ...
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Is it possible to recover iCloud without the email

See Recover Your Apple ID or iCloud Recovery. You will need at least the phone number associated with the iCloud account. See also How i recover my icloud username and password
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Error recovering MacBook login password: “There was an error communicating with iCloud”

It seems like the issue was with my iCloud's "Advanced Data Protection" being turned on. It's a buggy feature, which will hopefully be fixed in future versions, but it seems it's not ...
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Error recovering MacBook login password: “There was an error communicating with iCloud”

The most important thing is to get your files safe. I would focus on borrowing a Mac that you know is working and then connect this Mac to the working one and see if you can recover the data to a hard ...
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Is there a way to add subdomains or different domains for one iCloud Keychain entry?

I know this is not a perfect answer, but since Apple don't seem to support this, using a product like 1Password allows you to specify multiple domains per user
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How-To export all "Keychain Access" passwords into plain text / search for specific (compromised) passwords

System Settings Check the Security Recommendations for your credentials in System Settings on macOS 14. This should list compromised entries. The ▼ … button within System Settings > Passwords ...
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