Reply to post: This is a deliberate feature and it's because Apple cares.

Pro tip: You can log into macOS High Sierra as root with no password

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This is a deliberate feature and it's because Apple cares.

When you need to login as root, it's normally to fix something fundamental. Chances are you need to do it quickly, and are in a bit of a panic, a bit stressed and so on, so having to also remember a password just seems a step too far. So well done Apple, reducing stress with intelligent design!

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