1.    01 Jul 2016 #1
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    How to enable guest account with file delete upon exit?


    Hi, we recently purchased a group of PCs with Windows 10 installed at our institution. We would like to configure the PCs to have a guest account and when a user logs off the account his or her files would be deleted (much like the guest account of a Mac), is there a way to do it?

    If this is not possible, is there a way to configure the PCs so they are for public use? (such as limit access with files deletion upon logging off)
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  2.    01 Jul 2016 #2
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    Many libraries use DeepFreeze, however, I'm not sure if that will be something you want. Short of enabling Guest account on boot/startup and disabling Guest account on Restart or Shutdown -- I have no idea.
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  3.    02 Jul 2016 #3
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    Looks like this is a common issue not just with Win10 but the previous versions as well, if that's the case I will look into Ubuntu.
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