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Old 09-06-2004, 03:39 AM   #1 (permalink)
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My XP home edition has "guest accounts". But I am the only one who uses my computer. Is there any way to delete that feature from XP? Or must I forever be forced to follow MS' peculiar assumptions that everyone shares computers? Thanks.

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Old 09-06-2004, 03:46 AM   #2 (permalink)
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The guest account is by default disabled. It is best if it is disabled because the guest account is an excelent way for hackers to take control of your system. Go to users, click the Guest account, and make sure it is turned off.

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Old 09-06-2004, 04:10 AM   #3 (permalink)
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go to control panel, users, click on guest, and click on 'turn off the guest account'
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Old 09-06-2004, 06:33 PM   #4 (permalink)
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Thanks but I have already done that.
What I want to do is to delete the option altogether and just have one user and a simpler OS. I guess it is not possible.
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