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The Guest Account

jacksonbilly asked
Last Modified: 2011-11-30
In the old days the guest account was needed.  Now adays all you ever hear is disable the guest account or rename the guest account.  Can anyone give me a reason on why the guest account is even included in Microsoft's operating systems?  Thx.
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