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Ubuntu lock screen login box not showing

Having a little bit of an issue over here. So I'm running Ubuntu 12.04 LTS and up until yesterday I haven't had any real issues. However, when I lock the account I am unable to log back in because the ...
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Having computer switch to guest account after a certain amount of time

Instead of having the screensaver lock my computer is it possible to have it switch to the guest account instead. I'm using ubuntu 13.10 64bit Thanks
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Action on unlock/login

I need to run custom command on every login and unlock screen (e.g. user didn't logged out but lock screen). Do you have any ideas how I can implement it? I'm using Ubuntu 13.10.
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How to run a script each time I login AND unlock session

In Saucy salamander I need to run a script each time I login then each time I unlock the session after manual lock or auto sleep. I can't use "Startup Application" for that because it wouldn't trigger ...
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Getting a blank screen with the mouse when i re-log in

10 so any help you can give will be very useful I'm using an HP G62 laptop with intel HD Graphics card and an intel i3 Quad-core processor. When i first boot my laptop, i can login just fine and work ...
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How to automatically lock my computer after logged in via auto login

i have setup my ubuntu 12.04 LTS (unity) to auto login after the computer is turned on after a power outage. so that the web server installed keeps running. but also i have to lock the computer right ...
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Switching to a new user after session is locked [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: There's an issue with an Alpha/Beta Release of Ubuntu, what should I do? I am running 12.04 with two users and am hoping I am just over looking something. When one ...
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How do I set up USB security key based authentication?

Is it possible to get Ubuntu to lock and unlock itself, if a particular USB stick is attached? For example; I sit down at my laptop; I plug the USB stick in and the system unlocks and presents ...
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How do I stop my screen from constantly locking up?

It is not a power-saving or screensaver issue, it is literally every 25 seconds that my screen either blacks out or blacks out and locks so i have to put my password in over and over. Please help! ...
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Having to log In twice after screen lockout

I'm on Ubuntu 10.04.2 LTS Desktop. (And by scanning /boot, it appears I might be on kernel 2.6.32-29-generic? Not certain.) Anyway, after my last system update, now my screen lock asks me to login ...
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How to turn off the automatic lock?

I want Ubuntu to ask for my password when I log in but not lock me every time I am away for 5 minutes. How can I disable the automatic lock?