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Check if device is on the guest network or main network

I have a NETGEAR WNDR3400v2 wireless router. I have the guest wifi setup with no security. In the router's web interface, I can see all the "attached devices", but it doesn't tell me which wireless ...
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Prevent TeamViewer Startup Popup on Windows 7 Guest Account

I have a computer that is in a meeting room. The guest account is used by staff logging onto it. However, every time a member of staff logs onto the guest account, they get the TeamViewer host ...
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Guest zone in D-Link DIR-615 wireless router

I have D Link DIR-615 wireless router. In my home network, I have MyBook fileserver and my pcs and mac, iphones etc. Is it possible to configure the router so that guests do not have access to my ...
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iptables to allow onlylimited acces to internet Lan / guest wlan

Seems i got stranded on my iptables setup on a dd-wrt router. It is in the dmz of a modem, thats absolutely not configurable except for the dmz. So NAT is done here, which is required for a mailserver ...
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Allow access to specific folders for Guest user on Windows 7

I have just turned on the Guest account on my Windows 7(64bit) system. This is what I require the Guest user should / shouldn't have: Guest should not have access to D: drive (any other drive except ...
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Removing guest account from Ubuntu 12.04 caused Ubuntu to go to terminal on startup

I have used this tutorial to disable guest account on Ubuntu 12.04. The change was basically adding this line allow-guest=false to the file /etc/lightdm/lightdm.conf And the result was that on ...
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public computers open to all employees in our inhouse library - Need to register the downloads

users login with a guest account, in fact it's an auto login, anyone can use these computers in our inhouse library, I've been asked by security to log what they download, but also since it's ...
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At what point does Windows 7 built-in Guest account can write into HKLM key?

I'm not sure what went wrong in my Windows 7 permissions configuration, but I just discovered that while being logging in as a Guest account I can add and remove keys from the ...
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how to prevent my guest user from installing chrome extensions

in my home pc ,i have two login's one is mine and another is guest user, is it there any way to restrict my guest user from installation of chrome extensions?i fear installation of malicious ...
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How can I emulate the effects of “Guest Mode” on windows 8?

I noticed guest mode (not guest account) has been removed in windows 8, is there anyway I can replicate it's effects of removing any and all user changes on log out? Furthermore I would like to change ...
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getting eth information with ethtool on virtio device

I am running several kvm guests on a host inside guests I run centos and ubuntu server 12.04 (latest both) 64 bit If I try ethtool in guest I get too little information, also several settings are not ...
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Is it possible to install NetBeans under Guest account in Windows 7?

Is it possible to install NetBeans under Guest account in Windows 7? I need to install NetBeans in Windows 7. It's extremely urgent and when I say urgent I mean urgent... I only need to install it ...
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How do I set up a guest WLAN?

I want to set up a guest wifi network that is separate from the network my family uses, so that guests can access the Internet but not my home network. Note that the DSL router from the ISP is really ...
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Ubuntu: Getting sudo access as guest

I installed Ubuntu Linux 12.04 a little while ago to try it out and play around with it (hence I have no idea what I'm doing). I tried changing my home directory by editing the /etc/passwd file, ...
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Hyper-V Virtual Machine Suspending on Host Shutdown (Integration Services Installed)

I'm trying to get a VM time synced with a 64-Bit Windows 8 host upon host shutdown and startup. Linux Integration Services is installed on the virtual machine and all integration services are enabled ...
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How to remove admin rights from guest account?

I discovered that the Guest account on my computer has Administrator rights. Yep, my kids are much clever than I thought… Unfortunately I cannot remove admin rights from Guest account. Any ideas haw ...
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Can't I install a 64 bit OS as a guest OS,when the host OS is 32 bit [duplicate]

I read it somewhere "If you are running virtual box on a 32 bit OS, you cannot install a 64 bit OS as a guest OS (in virtual box)." Is it true ? If so, I want to know the reason ? Note: I am using ...
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virtualbox: avoid Win+F1 to open windows help and support on win7 host

I use virtualbox 4.2.12.r84980 on a win7 host with an ubuntu 12.04 guest, with lxde. When I press Win+F1, even when in the guest, windows help and support comes up. Is this expected? How can I make ...
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How do I create a better guest account experience in MacOS X Lion?

I'm running Mac OS X 10.7.5. In previous versions of MacOS X, there would be a guest account created from a template when a guest wanted to use the computer, and then the files would be destroyed upon ...
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How to enable “allow Guest Account to log in to this computer” option on Mac OS X Mountain Lion via command line?

How to enable "Allow Guests to log in to this computer" option on Mac OS X Mountain Lion via command line ?
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Windows 8 administrator's account permissions have been reduced to guest's account

Some reason I am unable to do simple tasks like change time or uninstall a program. Here is the list of user accounts:
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How to share Internet connection of VMWare guest with host in VMWare Player?

I have a cheap 3G Internet stick with no driver support for my current operating system, yet that is currently my only way to get online. I had no trouble getting a connection with VMWare Player and ...
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Accessing shared folder asks me credentials

I have a shared folder on a Win 2003 server: user Guest can access in read-only mode. On the network I have many different pc with different OS (Win8, Seven, XP) and almost all can access that folder ...
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Which Windows version should I install as guest OS on VirtualBox? [closed]

I want to install Windows on VirtualBox on my Ubuntu laptop to be able to run some Windows applications. However, I'm not sure which Windows version I should install to get the best performances. I'd ...
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No network connection on Host or Guest simultaneously with Client Hyper-V + Windows 8

I create a virtual switch from the Hyper-V manager, then I set it as the Network adapter in the VM's settings. In subsequent attempts, this happens: The VM gets access to the internet, but the ...
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Does Guest WiFi on an Access Point make any sense?

I have a Belkin WiFi Router which offers a feature of a secondary Guest Access WiFi network. Of course, the idea is that the Guest network doesn't have access to the computers/devices on the main ...
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How to detect/list rogue computers connected to a WIFI network without access to the Wifi Router interface?

This is what I believe to be an interesting challenge :) A relative (that leaves a bit too far to go there in person) is complaining that their WIFI/Internet network performance has gone down ...
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Does Windows 8 provide guest user functionality [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to create new user and set the privilege for this account on windows 8 One of the great functionalists windows has been offering for long is multi-user login. ...
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Escalating privileges of a program from guest account

Can I esclate privileges of any Windows executable from Guest account to system or administrator? Do I have to edit the registry or use some script?
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Does Windows Update run when Guest account is logged in?

Our other PC is primarily used for guests so the Guest account is logged on most of the time while the Admin account is rarely used. Does Windows Update run on Guest Account? If not, is there a way ...
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Dangers of Guest Account in Windows XP/7

What kind of Harm can be done on a Windows XP/7 based system with access to only the Guest account and not the administrator or standard user account. I live in a University Hostel and many of my ...
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Cannot ping to VMware guest

I have a VM on my laptop that runs Windows Server 2008. Both my laptop and my VM are connected to my office domain network, and I use NAT network for my VM. From my VM, I can ping to my laptop, but ...
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is anti-virus needed for windows guest accounts

A co-worker of mine insists that if a Windows PC is used exclusively by guest-accounts, then there is no need for anti-virus software to be installed. this strikes me as a bit optimistic. is this ...
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How can I disable the guest account on OSX Lion?

I have 'disabled' the guest account on my macbook pro running Lion via System Preferences > Users & Groups. However the guest account still seems to appear as an option to login at start up and ...
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Why do some applications run faster on a 32-bit guest VM than on the 64-bit host machine?

I have a Windows 7 x64 laptop with a Windows XP x32 guest virtual machine installed using VirtualBox. Once I ran an app on the guest and found that it ran noticeably faster than it did on the host. ...
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Win7 Guest account and WiFi\Wireless network

When I login using Win7's Guest account, the WiFi symbol (5 bars) in the system tray is gone and I have no way to control the WiFi connectivity. For already defined connections, the computer connects, ...
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Where are the Linux file system files stored in a Ubuntu 11.04 guest OS using VMWare player 4.0.2

I am using a Ubuntu 11.04 Linux Virtual machine Image using VMWare Player 4.0.2. This Ubuntu image is without any VMWare tools. Now if I create/download any files using Ubuntu on its file system, it ...
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How to make Ubuntu VM in VirtualBox accessible from the internet?

I'm trying to set up an Ubuntu server in VirtualBox. The host is Windows 7 x64. The guest is Ubuntu 11.10 x64. I want to make this server accessible from the internet. How can I do it?
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How do I trap the mouse pointer within a VirtualBox Guest OS?

I'm on a Mac Mini 2011 with VirtualBox installed. I have Windows 7 running as a Guest OS. My question: How do I "trap" my mouse pointer within Windows? In other words, I don't want my mouse to move ...
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How do I write find/write the script to restore a guest user in Lion (Mac OS X)?

In Mac OS X 10.7, you cannot have a guest user if you encrypt the entire drive. An alternative is to create a psuedo-guest user. One of the downsides is that the feature where the guest user is ...
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Opera kiosk home page resets on guest account

I'm setting up a kiosk with Opera on a MacOS 10.5 (Leopard) and 10.6 (Snow Leopard). Using the Opera "-kioskmode" on a Guest Account. The homepage at startup resets to ...
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Can a Guest Windows XP account infect the overall system with Virus

I have installed Windows XP SP3 with all default options and created a guest account(without any password). I was wondering, if this is enough to prevent any user from corrupting the main Windows ...
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Adobe Illustrator lags on Mac as Admin user but not Guest

I've been having a problem with Adobe Illustrator for a year plus where it constantly lags (rainbow spinning wheel on my Mac) and is almost unusable. Fortunately I don't use it much so I've been able ...
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How can I reset a Windows 7 Guest account?

I managed to kill my computer's Guest acccount by deleting stuff from its %appdata% folder. I can't log in as Guest successfully. How can I reset the whole profile to a clean state?
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How do I change display language for Guest account under Windows7?

I want to change display language of menus and etc for Guest account. Default computer language should be English. I've installed 2 language packs and I can change language in Control Panel. Problem ...
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Windows, run OS X partition in VMWare

So I have a MacBook, it also has a Boot Camp partition with Windows 7 64 Bit. Marvelously, with VMWare Fusion I can simultaneously run the Boot Camp partition as a guest while OS X is booted up. So I ...
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If I am not an administrator but I want to read the registry, what is easiest way to do it?

When I open regedit in Windows 7, I get "Registry editing has been disabled by your administrator" Can I open it someway in readonly mode? Or does anyone know how can I see values in the ...
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Fixing a guest screen resolution in VirtualBox

I was required to develop a Windows app UI for a fixed resolution - it doesn't matter if it makes sense or not, the customer requires it. I'm using a Windows Server 2003 VirtualBox VM as the ...
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How to access Guest (Windows XP) Internet from Host (Windows 7) in VMware Workstation?

I am using a 3G USB modem in Windows 7 64-bit. For some odd reason, it gives me a BSOD whenever I try to connect it. What I did is installed Windows XP SP2, in VMware and now I can use it inside the ...
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Right Ctrl release does not work

My PC runs on win 7 (quad core) with virtual box win xp pro as guest in virtual machine. The right ctrl button to release the mouse and keyboard from VM control does not work after I enabled the cd ...