Tweaking XP Pro
Enable advanced NTFS permissions
Open the registry and modify this key:
You may need to restart or log out of Windows for the change to take effect.
Add built-in Administrator Account to Welcome screen
System Key: [HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Windows
Add Win 2K user accounts icon to Control Panel
In Windows XP, the User Account icon in Control Panel opens a new style interface. The only way to access the 2K style User Account is via the command line, by entering the following command:
CONTROL.EXE USER ACCOUNTS 2 in the Run box or at the Dos prompt.
However, with a little reg editing, it is
possible to add an icon for it to the Control Panel. For instructions go to: http://personal-computer-tutor.com/abc2/v17/vic17.htm
To configure Windows XP to use the classic logon and shutdown screens for every logon session, do the following:
1. HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Winlogon
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