Windows 2000: tuning the new OS

Windows 2000 knows who you are. Before starting a session, you must have a user account with its own password. Default Users can use a password of no characters, but it must exist before they can get on. This tactic keeps your desktop settings and document history away from prying eyes - since each user's settings are stored in a unique folder under Documents and Settings on the hard disk that contains Windows 2000.

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