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I have a VOIP soft phone that requires users personal machines be on the domain for it to work reliably. We have a local user account setup for his wife but is there any way to get it to list as a logon option along side the "domain account" and "switch user" buttons?

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This behavior is by design. Once a computer is on the domain, you will need to use the "Other User" button under "Switch User". Once there, she can type in ".\username" then her password. The "." is a replacement for localhost when logging in locally.

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I know its a design 'feature' but no ones been able to find away around it? –  Jason Jul 17 '12 at 17:42
    
Remove it from the domain –  Hyppy Jul 17 '12 at 17:53
    
Then the phone wont work right... –  Jason Jul 17 '12 at 18:18

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