Windows 10: Disable anniversary update lock screen Solved

  1.    03 Sep 2016 #1

    Disable anniversary update lock screen


    I have found two methods to do this, neither of which work

    Disable the Windows 10 Lock Screen (Anniversary Update) - gHacks Tech News

    Disable Lock Screen in Windows 10 Anniversary Update version 1607

    are the ones I've tried, but the lock screen is still there. I'm on 1607.
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  2. Posts : 22,878
    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 16257
       03 Sep 2016 #2

    Hello mkr10001,

    You can still disable the lock screen, but just not at startup in the Home and Pro editions.

    https://www.tenforums.com/tutorials/6...dows-10-a.html

    Currently, the only way to disable the lock screen at startup in the Home and Pro editions, is to set Windows to automatically sign in to your account at startup. Of course, this is not a very good option if you have other people using your computer.

    Sign in User Account Automatically at Windows 10 Startup
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  3.    03 Sep 2016 #3

    Aah that's a bit of a pain. Only I use it but I'll leave it not auto logging in

    Thanks for the info. Didn't spot that in either of those guides, might have just skipped over it.
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  4.    28 Sep 2016 #4

    Try this:
    Lock Screen - Enable or Disable in Windows 10 - Windows 10 Forums

    It schedules a process to eliminate the lock screen.
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  5.    26 Jan 2017 #5

    HGilbert said: View Post
    Try this:
    Lock Screen - Enable or Disable in Windows 10 - Windows 10 Forums

    It schedules a process to eliminate the lock screen.
    Just wow. Whoever came up with the solution, great job.
    Wish it was implemented by default though.
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