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Old 12-27-2008, 05:08 AM   #1
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Want FC10 thumbdrive boot to ask for login user, not go in as liveruser automatically

All works well with this laptop install but its a nusiance each boot having to immediately logout then in again as the real user - anyone know the fix please? Thanks...
Old 12-29-2008, 08:24 PM   #2
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Change the default login user. Take a look at:

Desktop--> System Settings--> Login Screen

Login Screen Setup

General Tab--> Automatic Login

Login a user automatically on first bootup (Checked)<-- Uncheck to prevent auto login

Automatic login username: Select username (For auto login)

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