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How do you get the login screen to appear when booting up? I'm having a temp brain fart (:blind and can't seem to find the option to do it in sys prefs. None of my searches in the forum are yielding anything. Thanks in advance
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I'm thinking that if you don't have a login screen then you haven't set a password. You can do that in the preferences panel.
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System Preferences
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Disable automatic login

(and also maybe: Require password to wake this computer from sleep or screen saver)

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mrjoshua, exactly what I was looking for! Thanks again!
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No problem!

I got that info from the Genius Bar on Saturday... Pro Care rocks! hehe

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