Enable or Disable Sign-in Options page in Settings in Windows 10  

    Enable or Disable Sign-in Options page in Settings in Windows 10

    Enable or Disable Sign-in Options page in Settings in Windows 10

    Published by Category: User Accounts
    03 Nov 2020
    Designer Media Ltd


    How to Enable or Disable Sign-in Options page in Settings in Windows 10


    The Sign-in options page in Settings > Accounts allows users to change the following sign-in options:


    If you like, you can disable the Sign-in options page in Settings to prevent any of these settings from being changed by users on the computer.

    This tutorial will show you how to enable or disable the Sign-in options page in Settings for all users in Windows 10.

    You must be signed in as an administrator to enable or disable the Sign-in options page in Settings.


    EXAMPLE: Sign-in options page disabled in Settings

    * Some of these settings are hidden or managed by your organization.

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    Here's How:

    The downloadable .reg files below will modify the DWORD value in the registry key below.

    HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\PolicyManager\default\Settings\AllowSignInOptions

    value DWORD

    0 = Disable
    1 = Enable


    1 Do step 2 (enable) or step 3 (disable) below for what you would like to do.


    2 To Enable Sign-in Options page in Settings

    This is the default setting.

    A) Click/tap on the Download button below to download the file below, and go to step 4 below.

    Enable_Sign-in_options_page_in_Settings.reg

    Download


    3 To Disable Sign-in Options page in Settings

    A) Click/tap on the Download button below to download the file below, and go to step 4 below.

    Disable_Sign-in_options_page_in_Settings.reg

    Download


    4 Save the .reg file to your desktop.

    5 Double click/tap on the downloaded .reg file to merge it.

    6 When prompted, click/tap on Run, Yes (UAC), Yes, and OK to approve the merge.

    7 If Settings is currently open, then close and reopen Settings to apply.

    8 You can now delete the downloaded .reg file if you like.


    That's it.
    Shawn



  1. Josey Wales's Avatar
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    I do not know if this is true or not but a long time ago I was told that if you do not use a PW then a Hacker could get into your machine easier. Is this a Fact or Fiction??
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  2. Brink's Avatar
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       #2

    Josey Wales said:
    I do not know if this is true or not but a long time ago I was told that if you do not use a PW then a Hacker could get into your machine easier. Is this a Fact or Fiction??
    I'd say true. It takes more effort to get past a password.

    It's about like comparing leaving the front door of your house locked or unlocked.
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  3. Josey Wales's Avatar
    Posts : 25,301
    Windows 11 Pro 22000.194
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    Brink said:
    I'd say true. It takes more effort to get past a password.

    It's about like comparing leaving the front door of your house locked or unlocked.
    I think you should have answered in The Affirmative as a Fact


    I do not know if this is true or not but a long time ago I was told that if you do not use a PW then a Hacker could get into your machine easier

    you can remove this post if you want @Brink
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