I have disabled the "Guest" option on my Macbook Pro, however it still shows the "Guest" bubble next to my account on the login screen.

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    What OS X version? – Matt Komarnicki Feb 13 '16 at 2:31
  • Have you modified the Directory Utility configurations at all? – njboot Feb 13 '16 at 4:02
  • @slick OS X El Capitan 10.11.3 – Arthur Feb 13 '16 at 15:39
  • @njboot Haven't touched it – Arthur Feb 13 '16 at 15:40
  • Is Find my Mac switched on? That sets the Guest account up as a honey-trap. – Tetsujin Feb 13 '16 at 16:01

A possible way to remove the Guest account is to disable Find My Mac in iCloud settings.

Check this out: Disable guest account

  • I have already done that and "Guest" is still there on logon. – Arthur Feb 14 '16 at 14:02

I had the same problem as you. I solve it by reenable and disable it again, but in the last step I also change the option in Login Option on Display login windows as: from List of users to Name and password. I guess the trigger is enable and disable it again. It might be a problem from the El Capitan. I hope this help.

  • Tried that. Didn't work. – Arthur Feb 20 '16 at 3:01

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