Introducing Macworld's Mac Basics Superguide for Mountain Lion
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A) Unless your GF's sweet new MBA will never leave the house, she really should get used to logging in, even if she is the only user—it's just basic security.
Since you'll ignore A) anyway...
- go to System Preferences > Users & Groups.
- Click the padlock in the lower left and enter an admin password you've set this option in the Security & Privacy pane.
- Select your GF's user account in the left-side pane, then "Login Options" below that. Now you should see a drop-down list labeled "Automatic login" on the right. It's probably set to "Off" right now.
- Select your GF's account from the list.
- There is no Step 3.