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Want to stop Photoshop from opening at OS X startup

Photoshop opens when I startup my iMac with Yosemite 10.10 I have checked off Open at Login and my System Preferences do not have an Accounts icon in order for me to stop auto login for Photoshop. ...
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How to stop windows explorer from trying to log in to a network share so many times after a password change

So typically, I'm logged into at least one network share with my Windows 8.1 machine. And every 30 days or so, I have to update my passwords on the network shares. However, if I attempt to access ...
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Automate BTWiFi login using a FON account

I'm a user of British Telecom's Wifi hotspot. The service is good, but after some time of inactivity it logs me off and asks for user name and password. It's really annoying in the long run. Did ...
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How can I get telnet to auto login to this piece of equipment?

where I work we login to a piece of equipment that has an unusual login prompt that I am not able to get Putty to recognize. Well more specifically I am using KiTTY. The login prompt is a ASCII box ...
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Linaro system boots to root without password

I installed a linaro system on my ARM chromebook, and it seems to autoboot to a root prompt. I've set a user password, and use it to login to the GUI, but with a simple Ctrl+Alt+F1, I can get to a ...
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sign into google analytics with alt account

When I try to access google analytics, it always tries to login via my primary login (which is my student gmail account). However, I have my google analytics set up for a different google apps account ...
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How to combine PuTTY automatic logon with width and height settings?

I saved a session in PuTTY where terminal width and height have been set. Now I want to make automatic logon and found that this could be easily done from command line. It really logs on. But then I ...
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Autologin multiple Windows accounts at startup

I have 3 windows accounts on my computer. Each account has few apps to start automatically upon startup. I've set one windows account on autologin using standard Windows settings. Is there any way ...
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How do I auto log off users from Ubuntu

Since my Ubuntu station was turned into Multi user Station (kids growing up) I need a way to log off automatically accounts after inactivity period (total log off not just lock screen). How can I ...
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Active directory setting for auto-logon of a computer; Windows Server [duplicate]

I remember there was a setting in Windows Server 2003 that made a user account on the domain auto-logon when the computer booted up. It was just one setting on the server, and not a registry edit on ...
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How to switch user with no-password users in Windows-8?

I can't switch users with no-password users in Windows-8. If I logged in with no-password user, then pressing Win-L, I get into login menu, then, if pressing backward arrow, I am logging in ...
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Automate web login for Wi-Fi hotspots

Many Wi-Fi hotspots these days have a "web login", especially free ones. You know, the ones that redirect any HTTP request to their login form. Windows usually displays the "Additional login ...
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Allowing Restricted Functionality on a Logged-Off or Locked Windows Computer

Is there some way in Windows 7 to allow restricted functionality - for example just a browser running - when the normal user has either locked their computer or has logged off. The scenario I have in ...
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Windows 8 auto login

On Windows 8 I don't have the option on a PC I am dealing with to auto login. In netplwiz I don't have the checkbox, as screenshotted: Any suggestions?
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How to disable Autologon enabled by using Sysinternal's Autologon.exe?

I have enabled autologon in about 150 machines (all in domain) using batch file which uses Sysinternal's Autologon.exe and PSEXEC.exe program. Now I want to disable that in all machines. But It seems ...
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autologon fails on some windows 7 systems

Hi I'm having some weird problem with the windows autologin on a couple of Windows 7 Systems. Suddenly after months of working correctly it fails to login on some systems. (not all of them) It just ...
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Autologin a user (Windows 8) [duplicate]

Many users use just one main login for a windows 8 PC with no password and that one logs in automaticaly (user1). In order to access files from windows 8 machine on Android or other Windows PCs, a ...
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Firefox won't prompt me to save login

I'm using a webpage at work that requires that I login frequently. When I first started using the website I chose 'no thanks' to firefox prompt to save the login. I want it to save my login, but the ...
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Run script after user login to kde

I'm using debian with kde4 I have a script that i need to be executed after a user loggins to kde. The system is setup to auto-login a user and lock the session. I tried to add the script to kde's ...
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How to open 10 tabs in FF and be automaticilly logged in (name:passwd)

I have just read this article how to open more tabs via parameter in shortcut file already been asked here: how to Create browser shortcut which will open certain pages? But, I also need to be logged ...
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Auto login Windows Server 2012

Hey all i am hoping someone knows how to set up Server 2012 with auto logon? I already tried: But i am unable to find the checkbox that was in 2008 server that said "Users must enter a user name ...
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How to lock OS X after autologin with a script

I want to lock my Mac running OS X 10.8 after it has powered up with a script. I have autologin enabled.
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Autologin 2 Windows users OR Login another user from the desktop

I'm using two windows users on my HTPC at the same time. One is just for watching videos and one for administration via remote. This setup is quite ideal for me since windows can handle multiple ...
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How to add delay in autologin

I enabled autologin in my system (CentOS 6.2) for that I edited this file /etc/gdm/custom.conf In that I entered this code [daemon] AutomaticLoginEnable=true AutomaticLogin=test Here test means ...
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Login items launch slowly in Mountain Lion

I recently upgraded from Lion to Mountain Lion. The first time, I upgraded from an existing system by installing the package directly. The system boots fast; the time elapsed between pressing the ...
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Fedora 17 auto login does not work

The Fedora 17 auto login feature does not work through the GUI in KDE: System Settings -> Login Screen -> Convenience -> Enable Auto Login. It accepts the changes, but when I reboot, I ...
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Disabled auto-login in windows 7 and now I can not log in

I bought an old Toshiba from craigslist which was set up with Windows 7 Ultimate and an administrator account. I didn't want to bother logging in anymore, so after some Googling, I unchecked "Users ...
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Squid (or any other proxy) auto login without credential challenge

Present Situation: Configure Firefox to use a proxy server either by direct proxy details or PAC file. When a site is accessed, you get a Login dialog (from FF) for the proxy. We provide ...
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I am trying to auto login only at bootup using Windows 7 Pro

I am sure someone has solved this problem. I have a Windows 7 Pro (64 bit) machine that I periodically control via RDP when I am on the road. I use the same userid/password in all cases so that I ...
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How to setup Windows 7 to allow multiple users with password protected accounts to log in without having to enter a passwords on the login screen?

I'd like to set up Windows 7 to do the following on startup: show a list of the users on the system if a user is clicked, they are logged in without having to enter their password (which shall be ...
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Secure way of doing auto-login & locking the screen

I had one answer here about how to do auto-login & sceen locking How to do silent auto-login? however it is not secure, how to do that more secure way? P.S. I tried the free tool called Auto ...
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Disable Windows 7 auto-login after deployment

I'm deploying a Windows 7 upgrade using the distribution toolkit. After the install, the PC keeps attempting to auto-login as the administrator. Is there any way to disable auto-login after the ...
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Windows 7 / Auto Login - Is it possible to delay auto-login for 15-30 seconds?

Is it possible to have an auto login delay for Windows 7? The user folder for my primary account is stored on a separate drive. In case of drive failure, or some other problem - I need to login as ...
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Enabling auto-login removed account from administrator groups

I'm really not very good at windows (windows7 home premium in this case). I wanted to make it so my mom's new computer would auto login on boot. I followed some instructions that started with ...
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Windows 7 auto-login script

I'm running Windows 7, and I want it to display a password prompt when I lock my screen, as is normal. However, I want to have a script/service that somehow logs me in when it's invoked via an ...
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How to delay Windows 7 autologon, so that the Domain will be available?

The registry mods here for setting a Windows 7 AutoAdminLogon on a Domain worked beautifully, except: The submission of username and password is before the domain server is available to authenticate ...
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Firefox addon or similar tool to “hack” login cookies to keep me logged in?

I'm getting extremely tired of having to log into websites. Are there any addons or tools that exist that will keep altering my cookie expiration for sites I choose to keep making the expiration far ...
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get kerberos ticket for autologin on linux

I tried to configure an automatically login for a user with kerberos. I tried using 'mingetty --autologin USERNAME', but gives me a session without a kerberos ticket (which i require to access some ...
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Delayed Auto-sign-in on Windows 7?

Gnome Display Manager has a timed sign-in capability so that if no user is chosen a default with auto-sign-in after some delay. Can this be done in Windows 7? If so then how? I don't mind using a ...
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Auto Relogon after remote access by admin

I see this article about auto login when joined to a domain. Windows 7 Automatic Login when on a Domain I have a similar scenario. But there is an occasion when a user may want to log on remotely and ...