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Users tab In Taskmanager in Vista says ID 2 or 3 what is it

by zo9345 / January 15, 2009 2:30 AM PST

What does user id 2 and 3 thing mean in task manager
in Windows Vista

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It is just the order in which the users logged in.
by John.Wilkinson / January 15, 2009 3:59 AM PST

It is used for other purposes, but that is how the numbers are generated.

John

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Task manager user id
by zo9345 / January 15, 2009 4:38 AM PST

So if the number changes in task manager under user id thats normal.
I thought that means someone is connected if it has more than 0 listed

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Task Manager user ID
by zo9345 / January 15, 2009 6:00 AM PST

I dont understand Im one user why does it say
in task manager ID 3 next to users tab in Task manager?
Doesnt this means someone is connected

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Not necessarily...
by John.Wilkinson / January 15, 2009 9:31 AM PST
In reply to: Task Manager user ID

For instance, other users may have logged on before you, then you logged on, then they logged off. You'll remain #3 even though you're the only user logged in.

John

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Task Manager Logon
by zo9345 / January 15, 2009 9:38 AM PST
In reply to: Not necessarily...

Im the only user, only one profile
Home based, vista though and wireless network

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Reply needed
by zo9345 / January 16, 2009 4:15 AM PST
In reply to: Not necessarily...

Hey im only one user though one profile
Shouldnt it say iD 1 or 0 if only one user logs in
I do have wireless network though, could that be what it is

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