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How to Hide User/Username or Administrator Account on Windows XP Welcome Login Screen
by: Revengsky Joseph D. Reyes (a.k.a. rjdreyes – jcyberinux.com)

1. Click Start  then click Run.
Hide User or Admin Account on Windows XP Welcome Login Screen

2. At Run. Type regedit. Then press Enter or click OK.
Hide User or Admin Account on Windows XP Welcome Login Screen

3. At Registry Editor. Browse in at : HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Winlogon\SpecialAccounts\UserList
Hide User or Admin Account on Windows XP Welcome Login ScreenHide User or Admin Account on Windows XP Welcome Login Screen

4. On the UserList folder, you can now put the desire username or user account or even administrator account to be able not to be shown on the Windows XP Welcome Logon Screen.
Hide User or Admin Account on Windows XP Welcome Login Screen
To do that, right-click on the given folder, and then choose New – click on DWORD Value.
(You can also click the Edit Menu, then choose New – click on DWORD Value)

5. Now name it as the username or administrator account that you wouldn’t like to be shown on the Welcome Logon Screen. Then double-click it, Edit the value data and type 0 (1 – means true, which unhide or show the given username account on the Welcome Screen, else 0 – means false, which hide it).
Hide User or Admin Account on Windows XP Welcome Login Screen

6. Restart your computer for more actual and effective results.

How to unhide the username account? Simple. You can reverse the process of this tutorial. 🙂

Try to explore its usages, then comment here if you found one interesting to share.
That’s all! I hope this guide and tips helps you out! Cheers! 😀

(Note: Microsoft(Windows XP OS) Logo/Images/Pictures has a respective copyright. I used it for demonstration purpose only.)

Related Entries / Links / Sources / Articles / Sources:
Unhide User or Admin Account on Windows XP Welcome Login Screen
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