Windows 10: Log-in screen general buggyness

  1.    03 Aug 2015 #1

    Log-in screen general buggyness

    When I restart my computer the first thing that shows up when I reach the log-in screen is "your username or password is incorrect" or something along those lines...

    Before I've even touched the keyboard...

    Furthermore, there are two "users" visible in the bottom left of the screen, my email associated with the Microsoft account and then my full name, as another user. When I try and log-in with the one that uses my name, it never allows me in. But the email "user" is able to be consistently logged into every time.

    Where did that other account come from and how can I get rid of it? Also the first issue which I believe to be somehow linked...
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  2.    04 Aug 2015 #2

    This exact bug happened to me too. I think it showed up either after I joined my local HomeGroup, or after I renamed the computer. Here's what fixed it for me:
    In the search field type netplwiz
    Either tick or untick the "Users must enter a username and password..." (basically change the option from whatever it is currently set at)
    Click Apply (you may need to enter the account password)
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