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Windows 7: Guest account

03 Mar 2012   #1
mkr10001

Windows 7 Professional 32-bit
 
 
Guest account

With the guest account on windows seven, once you enter your password to access something on a main account is there a way to make the guest account forget it?

I was adding my music library to WMP and I had to enter my password but then I could browse all my other files and folders, which I don't want it to be able to do.


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03 Mar 2012   #2
richnrockville

Windows 7 Pro x64 SP1
 
 

Mkr10001,

I believe that if you log off, it will then forget the password that you used to access the main account.
the rules say that you only have to enter the main acct password once and during that session, it should stay ok.
Rich
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03 Mar 2012   #3
Brink
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 10 Pro
 
 

You are correct Rich.
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03 Mar 2012   #4
mkr10001

Windows 7 Professional 32-bit
 
 

Will WMP still be able to access the files do you know?
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03 Mar 2012   #5
Brink
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 10 Pro
 
 

Unless the files were moved to where the guest account has access permission, then no.
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03 Mar 2012   #6
mkr10001

Windows 7 Professional 32-bit
 
 

Alright ok then. cheers guys
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03 Mar 2012   #7
Brink
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 10 Pro
 
 

You're welcome. I'm glad that we could help.
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