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Old 05-26-2005, 10:02 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Okay, I am still trying to learn my way around XP home. Now what I can't get rid of is a login box when the system first comes up. It's not the login screen where you choose which user you are - that one I got rid of. But, a login box appears that already has "owner" in place of my ID. I can hit enter without putting in a password and it goes straight into my desktop, but what I want is for the system to go straight into my desktop to begin with. So, how do I turn off the login box thingy.
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Old 05-26-2005, 11:11 AM   #2 (permalink)
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Go to control panel,user accounts,then change the way users log on and off, then check mark the box that says use the welcome screen. that should do it.
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Old 05-26-2005, 12:43 PM   #3 (permalink)
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thanks, i will try that when i get home. I thought I had done that already, but might have missed it.
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