Windows 10: No Lock Screen
No Lock Screen
I've got a weird problem that I cant' seem to figure out. So when I lock my computer, it doesn't display a lock screen just goes straight to password screen.
The windows spotlight image doesn't change although if i set the image manually this does work.
I've checked group policy and the disable lock screen isn't configured. I've tried enabling and disabling it.
I don't get the screen without the password prompt.
When locking the computer it goes straight to this screen instead of
I understand you have no lock screen when using Windows Spotlight.
I've found Spotlight very hard to repair, although I have managed to get from no Spotlight, to Spotlight fully functioning, but no preview picture in Settings. It seemed to take a few days to sort itself out in the end.
Does it work in any of your accounts?
Delete all pictures in the folder listed in thread (you can make a backup copy first).
Windows spotlight lock screen image location
Also see this thread:
Windows Spotlight/Lock screen
This may be of interest: note the specific registry key references to missing image files:
Windows 10 Lock Screen Spotlight not working - Microsoft Community
Make sure you have not disabled the lock screen by this means:
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