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I have a lot of users in my household (6 total + guest). Is there a way to wrap or stack the user icons rather than having them scroll off the right part of the screen?

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It's not an answer, but you know you can type the name to get to the off-screen items or just have people fill in the short name and password (if any). I hope someone has a better solution than an attempt to mitigate this layout. – bmike Mar 15 '12 at 3:00

Currently there is no way of changing the users list formatting.

The solution I use on our main computer is to simply disable the login icons and let users type their username/password.

To do so:

  • go to "System Preferences"
  • select "Users & Groups" enter image description here
  • There chose login options enter image description here
  • for the "Display Login Window as" option select "Name and Password" enter image description here
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