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Prevent the Logon Name of the Last User from Being Displayed
Author: Craig "hachiroku" Mercer
Date Created:2002-05-16
Operating System(s):Windows Logo imageWindows NT/2000

If you want to prevent the logon name of the last user from being displayed on the screen do this, set the Registry value of DontDisplayLastUsername to 1. You can find this at:
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\Current Version\Winlogon

The Usual Disclaimer: Modifying the registry can cause serious problems that may require you to reinstall your operating system. Use the information provided at your own risk.