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Chapter 8. Users and Security > Logon and Profile Options

8.3. Logon and Profile Options

Here's the dilemma: you've set up multiple user accounts on a machine, and you've gone the extra mile to ensure that your data is properly protected by configuring permissions and employing encryption. Now you find Windows so locked-down that you can't do anything without having to enter a password first. Fortunately, you can streamline the logon process to suit your needs and tolerance for cumbersome logon procedures, or use some lesser-known features to lock it down even further.

8.3.1. Hide the List of User Accounts

The friendly Welcome screen is the default interface you see when you log on to Windows Vista.


  

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