How to disable fast user Switching, I don’t want to allow the user to Logged in other user accounts. So, I need to Disable Fast User Switching on Windows 10 and Windows 7,8.

Let’s be understood, What is fast user switching, How to Disable Fast User Switching.

Fast user switching is the feature that included in Windows 10, 8 and 7 implemented by Microsoft to allows the user logged in other user accounts without having log out their user account. Despite remaining open program and application user could be Logged In other user accounts and anytime get back to his previous running task.

How to Disable Fast User Switching

Here you can get two methods to disable fast user switching Windows 10 and 8,7. You can implement any Method that helpful and easier for you.

Method 1#

1# Open your RUN box on the Windows by using Win+R shortcut key on your Keyboard.

2# Now type gpedit.msc inside the box and Hit Enter Button.

3# This opens Local Group Policy Editor of Windows.

4# In Policy Editor go to the following location.
Computer Configuration>Administrative Templates>System>LogonHow to Disable Fast User Switching windows 10 and 7, 8

5# In Settings You will see Hide Entry Points for Fast User Switching, Now open it’s policy settings by Hitting double click on it.

6# Here, You will get default applied settings, Not Configured. Now change it into Enable setting and click on the apply button.How to Disable Fast User Switching windows 10 and 7, 8

Now fast user switching has been disabled by Windows policy. In case you’re able to disable fast user switching then you must read the second method.

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Method 2#

1# Open your RUN box on the Windows by using Win+R shortcut key on your Keyboard.

2# Now type Regedit.exe inside the box and Hit Enter Button.

3# This opens Registry Editor on the Windows.

4# In Registry Editor go to the following location. HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE/SOFTWARE/Microsoft/Windows/CurrentVersion/Policies/SystemHow to Disable Fast User Switching windows 10 and 7, 8

5# Right Click on the blank area and Create New DWORD(32-bit) Value of the  “HideFastUserSwitching” name. How to Disable Fast User Switching windows 10 and 7, 86# Open “HideFastUserSwitching” DWORD file you created and Change the Value data 0 to 1 and click on Ok button. How to Disable Fast User Switching windows 10 and 7, 8

If in Future you’ll need to Enable fast user switching then change the Value 1 to 0 and it’ll be enabled by windows policy. Both methods are working in the same process but methods are different and the result is similar.