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List of user icons on logon screen has disappeared [duplicate]

The list of users one can click to log in from the login screen has disappeared. This is what I have done so far: My C:\Users folder was in reality a NTFS Junction that pointed to D:\Users, so when ...
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Automatic profile load on boot [duplicate]

Is there any way to configure a computer to login automatically at bootup and then IMMEDIATELY switch users? The purpose is to trigger the profile loading process for the assumed user so that when ...
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LocalPolicy doesn't enable switch user in Windows 7 Pro

I don't have Switch User item in my start menu. Checking group policy as in Can no longer "switch user" in Windows 7 didn't help as all policied are not defined. Resulting policy is not ...
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Port binding conflicts with “switch user” on Windows 7

We are using the switch user function within Windows 7 under an active directory network. We have one application in particular that gives us an error: Only one usage of each socket address ...
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Turning down the sound on a switched off user

If one switches users (i.e. user one switches off, and then another users logs in) and there is sound playing on the first user, that sound will continue to play for the second user. If the second ...
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Display User Selection screen (tsdiscon.exe) instead of lock screen after screensaver inactivity

In the screensaver dialog (windows 7) you can check the box that states "on resume, display lock screen." Is it possible to show the User Selection screen (tsdiscon.exe) instead?
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Fast User Switching still disabled after disabling Cisco AnyConnect VPN's “Start Before Login” feature

I am running Windows 7 64 bit Ultimate and using Cisco AnyConnect VPN 2.5.3041. As expected, Fast User Switching got disabled as soon as I installed the VPN software. This FAQ from Cisco references ...
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Hide “Logged on”, “# programs running” on Windows 7 Fast User Switching

I want to do the exact same thing that this question did in Windows XP: Hide "Logged on", "# programs running" on WinXP Fast User Switching However, I want to do it in ...
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Want to use “fast user switching” in Windows 7 but put old user to sleep

In Windows7, I have one user account set up for harcore development stuff, and another for gaming. Right now, in order to get optimum game performance, I have to log out of the one and log in to the ...
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Fast User Switch Compatibility service missing in windows 7 prof. (domain member)

My workstation with Windows7 professional is a member of a domain. I have local administator priviledges, and a separate account with standard privileges as every other user in company. I need to ...
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Easy user switching program for Windows 7?

I am trying to setup a computer to be shared between my 2 daughters who are just turning 5. I want to let them each have their own account, and I want to make it easy for them to switch between them. ...
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Can I mute the sound when switching users in Win 7? [duplicate]

We have a win 7 computer that is used by several family members and we use fast user switching to change accounts without logging each other out (It's set up to go to the select user screen after ...