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Why is the "show fast user switching" option grey?

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Dec 24, 2011 6:08 PM

My MacBook has only ever had one account on it until now.  I noticed that the Fast User Switching option wasn't showing up in my menu bar, so I went to System Preferences > Accounts > Login Options to enable it.  However, the option to "Show fast user switching menu" is grey and I cannot select the checkbox next to it.  Yes, I am using an admin account and yes, I have clicked the lock to make changes in the Accounts preferences pane.

MacBook, Mac OS X (10.6.8)

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