Add password on turn-on


  1. Posts : 1
    Windows 10
       #1

    Add password on turn-on


    I need a bit of help with adding a password to my user. I want to have to sign in with a password every time I turn on my PC with Windows10 - however all I can find i that I can make it want a pin after it wakes up from sleep.

    I've always only had one user, but have added another local user. If possible i want the PC to ask which user to sign in on when turned on.

    Thanks in advance
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  2. Brink's Avatar
    Posts : 56,311
    64-bit Windows 10 Pro for Workstations build 21359
       #2

    Hello Jacob, and welcome to Ten Forums.

    The tutorial below can help show you how to add a password for your local account.

    Add Password to Local Account in Windows 10

    Next, verify:

    A) Users must enter a user name and password to use this computer is checked in netplwiz.

    B) Turn on require sign sign-in on wakeup.

    When you are on the sign-in screen, you can click/tap on the Sign-in options link if you don't see a password option.

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