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On a powerbook G4 I have two user accounts. I switch back and forth between my user accounts and I don't want to type in passwords anymore.

What I want is to be able to switch back and forth with my icon at the top right of my screen without entering passwords each time.

I have my computer set to automatically log on to one of my accounts. I know how to do all of that. I just need to figure out how to switch between users without entering a password each time.

Thanks for any help!
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Short of creating blank passwords for each account, I don't know if that can be done.

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