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Windows 7: What was the last true "single user" of Windows?

19 Jan 2010   #1

Windows 7 Home Premium - 32-bit Version
 
 
What was the last true "single user" of Windows?

Which version was the last B4 the introduction of multiple user accounts? Cuz I can't remember.
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19 Jan 2010   #2

Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit
 
 

Windows 3.1 maybe?
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19 Jan 2010   #3

Windows 7 Home Premium - 32-bit Version
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Zepher View Post
Windows 3.1 maybe?
That's what I kept thinkin', but I'm not 100%, and I don't know where to find out.
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19 Jan 2010   #4

Windows 7 Home Premium x64 SP1
 
 

I think it was Windows Me or Windows 2000... I think the first multi-user OS was WinXP.
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19 Jan 2010   #5

windows 7
 
 

the first multi user windows os was 2000
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19 Jan 2010   #6

 
 

Wasn't windows NT a multi user os? Im pretty sure NT 4.0 was and it was out during windows 95
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20 Jan 2010   #7

Windows 7 Pro
 
 

I think NT was multi user as well but it's been ages since I've even thought about looking at that old OS.
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20 Jan 2010   #8

7 x64 | 7 x64
 
 

I used NT 4.0, on a 386 dx-something. If memory serves it was multi-user. But all I did was use the administrator account. Not sure about NT 3.1 - 3.51.

Also fairly sure NT is why I started drinking.
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20 Jan 2010   #9

Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit
 
 

Windows 95 had multiple user accounts, as did NT 3.1.
It looks like Window for Workgroups 3.11 was the last Windows to have a single user.
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20 Jan 2010   #10

Windows 7 Professional x64 SP1
 
 

NT/9x were multi-user, but XP was the first multi-user OS where it was blatantly obvious to the general consumer.
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