I have Debian with LXDE. After every reboot i have to type username than password. I stumbled to autologin, but i don't want that, instead i want it to remember just username, as most of Desktop environments do. How to fix it to remember the username?

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    There is no LXDE login screen. On login screen check which DM (Display Manager) is running. (or better, there is one, but only on Debian Unstable) – Giacomo Catenazzi Dec 5 '16 at 16:15
  • Lightweight desktop environment. – tyler durden Dec 5 '16 at 16:20
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    This is a "Desktop environment". The login is done before loading LXDE, so knowing which X Display Manager are you using, helps on finding how (if it is possible) to change the settings. As I wrote, only very recent LXDE have a own login screen, usually we used other login screens. – Giacomo Catenazzi Dec 5 '16 at 16:23
  • lightdm i guess, how do i find it? by the way fixed my problem – tyler durden Dec 5 '16 at 16:27
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    Try with update-alternatives --config x-window-manager in a terminal – Giacomo Catenazzi Dec 5 '16 at 16:30

found it. uncommenting "greeter-hide-users =false" at /etc/lightdm/lightdm.conf fixes it

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