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when i sign on to xp there are multiple users in the
family and each have their own list of favorites. how do
i switch from one user to another without restarting the
computer? i appreciate the help!
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    Fast User Switching is what you should consider.
    Start button
    Help and Support
    Type: Fast User Switching in the search box
    Click the green arrow
    Pick a topic
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    Some additional info:

    Description of the Fast User Switching Compatibility Service
    http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;en-us;294855

    How To Use the Fast User Switching Feature in Windows XP
    http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;en-us;279765

    A Discussion About the Availability of the Fast User Switching Feature
    http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;en-us;294739

    Architecture of Fast User Switching
    http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;en-us;294737

    Fast User Switching Option Is Not Available
    http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;en-us;280758

    Windows XP May Slow Down If Users Are Logged On with Fast User Switching
    http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;en-us;312058

    Some Programs May Not Create Shortcuts for All of the Fast User Switching
    Users
    http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;en-us;301494

    Program Window May Be Minimized After You Switch Users
    http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;en-us;312152

    Setup Restarts the Computer Without Warning That Other Users Are Logged On
    http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;en-us;298311

    PRB: Fast User Switching May Be Unavailable on Systems That Use Shared Video
    Memory
    http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;en-us;331841

    PRB: Poor Video Performance After a Fast User Switching Operation
    http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;en-us;322861

    Error Message When You Try to Turn On Welcome Screen or Fast User Switching
    http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;en-us;315347

    Your screen resolution changes when you use the Fast User Switching feature
    in Windows XP
    http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;en-us;832295

    You Cannot Use Fast User Switching After You Install Cisco Systems VPN
    Dialer Program
    http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;en-us;829715

    Behavior of RAS Connections With the Fast User Switching Feature
    http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;en-us;289669

    Audio-Enabled Program May Transfer Its Sound to Other User Profiles When the
    Fast User Switching Feature Is Used
    http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;en-us;301681

    Serial Mouse Stops Working with the Fast User Switching Feature
    http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;en-us;323897


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    Hope this helps. Let us know.
    Wes

    In news:7eb401c47733$5768a610$a501280a@phx.gbl,
    wade <wmcknight@deloitte.com> hunted and pecked:
    > when i sign on to xp there are multiple users in the
    > family and each have their own list of favorites. how do
    > i switch from one user to another without restarting the
    > computer? i appreciate the help!
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