1. Joined : Aug 2015
    Posts : 70
    Win 10 Home Edition
       06 Aug 2015 #1

    Change The Start-up Screen to Multiple Choices


    When you shut down 10 and boot again, it goes directly to the last user.

    In the old days we had a choice as to who will log in at start-up.

    Can we get that choice back?

    Otherwise we have to log out and choose who will log in, (in this case it would be nice if the choices were in the center of the screen rather than the left hand side).

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  2. Joined : Oct 2013
    Posts : 17,344
    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 15007
       06 Aug 2015 #2

    Hello Emeth,

    Are all of your user accounts password protected? If not, that could have the user account that's not sign in automatically at startup.

    In addition, double check to make sure that you have automatic sign in at startup turned off.

    Sign in User Account Automatically at Windows 10 Startup
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  3. Joined : Aug 2015
    Posts : 70
    Win 10 Home Edition
       06 Aug 2015 #3

    Brink said: View Post
    Hello Emeth,

    Are all of your user accounts password protected? If not, that could have the user account that's not sign in automatically at startup.

    In addition, double check to make sure that you have automatic sign in at startup turned off.

    Sign in User Account Automatically at Windows 10 Startup
    Thank you Brink.

    Perhaps I am not quite understanding this fix.

    What I would like is to not have anyone 'Automatically' logged in but also, none required to have a PW or PN.

    Just the option to log in whoever is in the login group.

    We don't require PWs in our environment.
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  4. Joined : Oct 2013
    Posts : 17,344
    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 15007
       06 Aug 2015 #4

    Not having passwords is what's causing the issue of the last user automatically being signed in at startup.

    If anything, you could have an easy password or PIN to stop it, but still not hard to remember.
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  5. Joined : Aug 2015
    Posts : 70
    Win 10 Home Edition
       06 Aug 2015 #5

    Brink said: View Post
    Not having passwords is what's causing the issue of the last user automatically being signed in at startup.

    If anything, you could have an easy password or PIN to stop it, but still not hard to remember.
    So, what your really saying is, that there is no way to have the choice at start-up without having a PW or PN?
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  6. Joined : Oct 2013
    Posts : 17,344
    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 15007
       06 Aug 2015 #6

    Not that I'm aware of and still have all users displayed on the sign-in screen.
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  7. Joined : Aug 2015
    Posts : 70
    Win 10 Home Edition
       06 Aug 2015 #7

    Brink said: View Post
    Not that I'm aware of and still have all users displayed on the sign-in screen.
    To bad as even in 7 you had this choice.
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  8. Joined : Dec 2016
    Posts : 1
    Windows 10
       4 Weeks Ago #8

    This might be a bit stale but i still found it as first result searching a solution for this issue.
    I applied the fix described here for windows 8 and it seems to be working fine with two passwordless local accounts.

    See also: Sign in - Show All Users or Last User in Windows 8

    Hope it helps
    Last edited by Brink; 4 Weeks Ago at 09:34. Reason: added link for more info
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