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    Phantom user HomeGroupUser$

    When my computer restarts, it offers to start with user HomeGroupUser$ (there may be some underscores in there, I forget).

    This user is unknown to me, and doesn't show up in my list of users.

    My computer was in a HomeGroup, but there were problems, and I'm trying to fix things. It's a back-burner project, however.

    What the heck is HomeGroupUser$, and how can I get rid of it???
    Lou Sander
    Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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    That user is automatically created by Windows to manage Home Group access. If you are not using a HomeGroup disable the user.
    Joe

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