Windows 10: Setting up new laptop and wanting no log in screen

  1.    27 Dec 2017 #1

    Setting up new laptop and wanting no log in screen


    I am setting up my wifes new laptop and she has never had to enter a password so that isd how she wants it to stay. My googling resulted in me unticking a box re needing a password, and when the laptop startys up its fine, straight to the desktop, but then when it times out to a black screen and you try and access it it then asks for a password. How can I eliminate the need for the password after the time out?
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    Windows 10 Pro X64 16299.192
       27 Dec 2017 #2
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  3.    27 Dec 2017 #3

    Easy one. Go to Settings/ Accounts/ Sign-in options and set Require sign-in to Never in drop down menu. This will wake the screen when it times out w/o password entry.

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