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Does Persistent Shopping Cart work for guest (unlogged) visitors?

I'm wondering if the settings described under persistent shopping cart work for guest (unlogged) visitors. I.e. can I set them so that when a visitor comes in, adds things to cart, closes the browser, ...
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persistent shopping cart disadvantages

Hi I'm wondering if there are any disadvantages when using persistent shopping cart in magento? If I do enable this are people forced to create an account and no longer check out as guests ? Thanks
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Customer VS persistent/customer templates

I want to know exactly what is the difference between templates located in customer and persistent/customer and why Magento created the two ? Exemple : app/design/frontend/{package}/{theme}/...
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Customer create account template comes from path “persistent/”. Why is that?

In my localhost/Magento, my theme path is base/default. I try to edit my PHTML file for Create Account. Basicly this file came from app/design/frontend/base/default/template/customer/form/...
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What does “Persistent Shopping Cart” do?

We know that Magento saves a logged-in customer's shopping cart items in the database for a very long time (if not forever). Then what's this "Persistent Shopping Cart" option for? What difference ...
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Persistent Cart for Guest Customers in Magento 1x

Is there any option to save cart data in cookies (persistent cart) for guest customers? I need to save it for 1 year. For registered customers, I'm able to enable it from System > Customers > ...
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Persistent Shopping Cart & session.gc_maxlifetime

I've received some conflicting information online about this, but when enabling Magento's native Persistent Shopping Cart is it necessary to also modify the php value for session.gc_maxlifetime to ...