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I just got a new MacMini (Lion v.10.7.4). At startup, I accidentally forgot to uncheck the box that would keep me from having to log-in every time the Mac is either turned on or after the display switches over to the screensaver.

Can someone please give me the steps to correct this?
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go to:

system preferences
users and groups
login options
make sure your user is checked for automatic login

what have the Roman's ever done for us?

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That worked!
Thanks so much!!!
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