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Windows 7: Removing "Other user" from login page.

27 Oct 2010   #11
truckman

windows 7
 
 

Thank you for your assistance so far. I did a "system restore" and the issue has gone away - but that is not the point - I would still like to know what caused it. The only thing that I can think of - that changed - was I clicked "yes" when the "HP Protecttools" dialog came up, so I guess it installed or activated it.

That is the only change that was made from one login to the next, where all of a sudden I have "Myself" and "Other user" coming up in the login page.

Regards.


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27 Oct 2010   #12
richc46

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 10, Home Clean Install
 
 

I really cannot tell you what caused the problem. Perhaps if others come by they may have a suggestion.
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04 Mar 2012   #13
Nasir

Windows 7 Professional x64
 
 

Hello,

I have a similar problem as Truckman had.

I ran a full scan on my system partition with antivirus.
Then, I also scanned with the same partition with Malwarebytes.
In registry there is no "Other user" to be delated.

I also extecuted sfc /scannow but it showed no problems.

I can still see unwanted "other user" account on window login.




Please help me to get rid of this.
I will be very grateful for any help.

Best Regards
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