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OS X Leopard :: How To Disable Other Login Account


I've read topic after topic about how to disable the "Other" login account. It is usually the root user, and by using the Directory Utility, the Leopard DVD, or the Terminal command, you can disable it. I have tried all of these, yet still when I power on my MacBook it has the "Other" account there. However, it only shows up when I am on the local network at my office.

If I am offline or on another network, it does not appear. Furthermore, whenever I am offline and the "Other" account is not present, my login time takes 60 seconds or longer most of the time. These bits of info may also help: There is an XServe on our network, on which I am an admin. I have the Server Admin Tools installed on my MacBook. I back up to a drive on the XServe with Time Machine over the LAN.

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Mac OS X (10.5.6)


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