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Prevent Log in screen user avatars from switching places

  1. #1


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    win 8

    Prevent Log in screen user avatars from switching places


    On the screen where you choose which user account to log in to, I've noticed the user avatars/icons are sorted in "last used" order. This is extremely annoying because it forces you to actively look at the icons instead of just alway clicking on the same place on the screen. (Compare it to if the digits buttons on your cellphone switched places e.g putting the 0 first. Confusing.)

    How can I prevent this, ie to have the avatars in a fixed position always?

    Thank you!

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  2. #2


    Posts : 22,579
    64-bit Windows 10


    Hello boardsmm, and welcome to Eight Forums.

    Option One in the tutorial below would be a good option to have "All Users" always show at sign in instead of the "Last User".

    Sign in - Show All Users or Last User in Windows 8

    Hope this helps,
    Shawn
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Prevent Log in screen user avatars from switching places
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