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I have WK2 pro, just installed it. I went to Admin tools and Computer Management to add a new user. When I restarted the computer, why it does not default or show that User name. It always show a box for Admin and password. Second question, How can I remove a" Log on to Windows" This is just for home use.
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>>why it does not default or show that User name.
b/c it is pro which is used for business and that would be a security whole

>>Second question, How can I remove a" Log on to Windows" This is just for home use

http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;en-us;234562
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by:Jay_Jay70
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once you have logged in with that user it should stay with that as the default last used log on yes?
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by:r-k
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Here is the Win/XP version of the link that mikeleebrla posted above:

 http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;en-us;315231
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Control Panel > Users > check the box All Users Must Logon > click the user you want to be default > uncheck All Users Must Logon box > make sure the check box for auto logon default user is checked > click Apply.

Did that from memory, so it might be off a little. But basically correct.
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r-k,, what use is that link,,,, he is using 2K pro, not xp
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"he is using 2K pro, not xp"

You are correct. of course. My eyesight plays tricks, and I misread W2K Pro as "WXP Pro" :)
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Thank you much.    : )
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