how to hide user account and other account in windows 7 welcome screen RRS feed

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  • i made a my custom credential and its have one tile using that i have to login to my accounts except this i just want to remove these other account,how can i do this in vc++
    i tried with HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\REM_SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Winlogon\SpecialAccounts\UserList and i made my user account name subkey as DWORD and give value as 0 and after that i lock my system ,that user account still coming and i tried with Local Policies i am able to do that but there other user account is still coming how can i do all this work with coding in c++ win32 ? 

    • Moved by Rob Pan Thursday, June 30, 2011 7:27 AM for better support (From:Visual C++ General)
    Tuesday, June 28, 2011 8:57 AM

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  • Hi,

    Acccording to your description, it seems that your thread is about GINA. So I will move it to the correct forum for better support. Thanks for your understanding.


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    Rob Pan [MSFT]
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    Thursday, June 30, 2011 7:26 AM
  • I am able to hide all account except other User account is it possible to hide this "other user" account in system,because i want to show my customize tile only at the time of login in windows 7
    Wednesday, July 6, 2011 8:49 PM