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Is it possible to know when I last time logged in and out?

I would prefer to access this information from Terminal, but a GUI tool is also okay.

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up vote 6 down vote accepted

In the Terminal application, type last and voilà, there is your answer!

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Great! This is exactly what I want! – ironsand Mar 6 '14 at 13:14
Ahh, you beat me to it. 😊 – zigg Mar 6 '14 at 13:52

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