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How can i remove the Switch user button..??

By Deviouz
Feb 19, 2007
  1. Is there a way to remove the sitch user button on the windows Xp logoff screen..??
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  2. Tmagic650

    Tmagic650 TS Ambassador Posts: 17,222   +231

    Make sure you are the only user on your system. Go to Control Panel, User Accounts, and delete the .NET whatever account, so that you only have your account as administrator, and a guest account set to off. Select "Change the way users log on or off", uncheck "fast user switching"... Reboot the computer
     
  3. Deviouz

    Deviouz TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 70

    is there a way to to this threw registry editing at all..???
     
  4. Tmagic650

    Tmagic650 TS Ambassador Posts: 17,222   +231

    Why do you ask? Doesn't what I told you to do, work for you?
     
  5. jobeard

    jobeard TS Ambassador Posts: 8,958   +587

    hum; good question -- is Deviouz the owner of this system?
     
  6. Deviouz

    Deviouz TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 70

    yeah your way works, but i just wonder if its possible threw registry as well.
    yes system is mine..
    all your base are belong to me...!!!!!
     
  7. Tmagic650

    Tmagic650 TS Ambassador Posts: 17,222   +231

    Registry hacks can be dangerous, so if you can do it another safer way... Why not do it that way...

    By the way... Threw is properly used like "I threw the ball" Through is properly used like "I can do it through the registry"

    So much for English 101
     
  8. Deviouz

    Deviouz TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 70

    dangerous iz mi midle name..!!!
    I like dangerous wayz it makes me happyer thiz way..!!
    Threw my scientific experimentz iz not, is yes..!!!
    So know wayz of dewing it threw registry theen..???
     
  9. Tmagic650

    Tmagic650 TS Ambassador Posts: 17,222   +231

    We will call you "Z" man...
     
  10. mikescorpio81

    mikescorpio81 TS Rookie Posts: 293

    You need to first disable offline files and folders and then you change the way users log on or off through Control Panel.

    1. Open My Computer - TOOLS - FOLDER OPTIONS - OFFLINE FILES - clear the enable offline folders checkbox

    2. Coltrol Panel - User Accounts - Change the way users log on or off - Clear the Use Fast switching checkbox.

    If you have WinXP Home edition, you won't have to do the first part (XP Pro only).

    Cheers :grinthumb
     
  11. eroz

    eroz TS Enthusiast Posts: 76

    Bendis?!?!? I know I read that line in a comic book.......
     
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