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Windows 7: Logon Screen - Fix Showing Only "Other User" and Last Logged On User


22 Apr 2014   #40
Giermo

Server 2008 R2
 
 

wow, super fast response

Yeah, the other server machine had everything looking the same. I feel that it got messed up when i installed a program awhile ago. Hopefully i can do a restart tomorrow and it will be fixed .... hopefully lol


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03 Aug 2014   #41
RickHilton

Windows 7 Enterprise 32 bit
 
 

Hello Brink

I tried everything listed above and I still have the issue of not getting individual users listed on my logon screen. My registry from "step 5" is attached. Any help would be most appreciated.


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03 Aug 2014   #42
Brink
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 8.1 Enterprise
 
 

Hello Rick, and welcome to Seven Forums.

Do you have the same "Other User" showing on your log on screen?

For now, you could see if doing a system restore using a restore point dated before this started may be able to help.
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04 Aug 2014   #43
RickHilton

Windows 7 Enterprise 32 bit
 
 

Thanks for the quick reply. YES I have the "Other Users" login. I tried a restore but have the same issues. I do really appreciate your willingness to help. Let me know if there is more info I can provide THANKS
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04 Aug 2014   #44
Brink
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 8.1 Enterprise
 
 

If you have Windows set to automatically sign in to a user account at startup, then see if using step 5 in Option One of the tutorial below to redo it may help in case it may not have the correct password anymore.

Log On Automatically at Startup
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10 Aug 2014   #45
morganfj

windows 7 Home
 
 

OK great info except it is the Admin Account that has disappeared?????
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10 Aug 2014   #46
Brink
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 8.1 Enterprise
 
 

Hello Morgan, and welcome to Seven Forums.

Check to see if you may be able to boot into safe mode to do this in.

If not, then you could try doing a system restore at boot using a restore point dated before this happened.
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27 Sep 2014   #47
CaneRivero

W7 64
 
 

Thank you Shawn - 3 years later your help just keeps on giving!!!!
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28 Oct 2014   #48
nissimezra

Windows 7 64
 
 

Hi Shawn, and big thanks for all your tuot.

Maybe you can help on this.
I have windows XP with 3 admin (no password) user account. when I turn on the pc I login directly to one of the accounts and I don't see the screen that allow me to chose between users, but when I log off I can see the other accounts.

my question is how can I do the same on other windows pc? to have multi active account but when I turn on the pc to login directly to one account that I chose.

I didn't know that it is possible until I came across this pc at work.

kind regards.

I found what I was looking for here.

Log On Automatically at Startup[2]=User%20Accounts

Nissim
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2 Weeks Ago   #49
rainn1234

windows 7 professional
 
 

hello. My laptop has a problem with an annoying 'other user' that show up as other people. Then, i try to throw it by following this step by step. Badly now i only have that 'Other User' to log on. Am i doing something wrong. i hope somebody has the answer to fix this. pleasee. im not formating it because there are to many precious thing on my own user
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