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2answers
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Change guest username

Now, looking around on Google shows me some ways in which to customise the settings of the Guest session. But, I would love a way to change the name of the Guest account. Basically, I'm planning to ...
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3answers
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Why there are many guest accounts on my system?

After I saw this answer, I realized that there are many guest accounts on my system: grep guest /etc/passwd guest-jzXeRx:x:117:127:Guest,,,:/tmp/guest-jzXeRx:/bin/false ...
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3answers
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Why can't I disable the Guest session?

I can't disable the Guest session for Ubuntu 12.04. I tried to add allow-guest=false but it doesn't work. Is there another way to disable it?
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1answer
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12.04 doesn't accept shutdown command

When I try to shutdown my machine using the normal shutdown menu it just logs off the current user and brings me back to the lightdm login window. I have to open a terminal and execute "shutdown -h ...
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0answers
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How to remove Guest Session from the Switch User list? [duplicate]

I have removed the Ubuntu Guest account from lightdm, but there is still a way of getting in to it, via the "Switch User" menu in the top right corner. Is there anyway to remove this?
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0answers
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Guest User Ubuntu 11.10 Guest User [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I disable the guest session? How do I disable the guest user in ubuntu 11.10 when using sudo edit lightdm.conf I am not able to open the file Thanks
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1answer
549 views

How to set individual NTFS partitions permissions behaviour for each user account?

I have two NTFS partitions (DOWNLOADS for downloaded files and VM for my VirtualBox .vdi file) for which i must have full permissions for my allday use account. They should be also automounting when i ...