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Old 06-23-2005, 08:26 AM   #1 (permalink)
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I am looking to start windows xp usint the ctrl + Alt + delete feature to start. I have looked on microsofs's website and they mention going to control panel under user accounts and then advanced. I do not have this feature in my user accounts. I am using XP pro of course. Am I missing something?
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Use this:

Lock XP

Or this:

Enable or Disable Ctrl/Alt/Delete

I prefer the second one.
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Or if you are comfortable with editing the registry directly you could edit the DisableCAD and set it to "0".

The value is located in: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Winlogon

The second method that Warez gave is the same thing but with a couple prompts if you are uncomfortable with editing the registry directly.
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Hello,

The setting should be in User Accounts. Go to Start > Control Panel > User Accounts. Then under 'Pick a task...' click on Change the way users log on and off. The make sure that the Use the Welcome Screen option is unchecked.
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