Windows 10: Pin number

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  1.    06 Jan 2016 #1

    Pin number


    Hi folks,

    Please, can anyone tell me if it is possible to do away with the need to enter a pin number each time I go to my pc. Many thanks.
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    64bit Win 10 Pro ver 1703 Build 15063.296
       06 Jan 2016 #2

    You might find the following tutorial useful:

    Sign in User Account Automatically at Windows 10 Startup
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  3.    06 Jan 2016 #3

    And there is no such thing as a PIN number
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  4.    06 Jan 2016 #4

    nigelmercier said: View Post
    And there is no such thing as a PIN number
    Settings > Accounts > Sign-in options > PIN , Create a PIN to use in place of passwords. Mine is a 4 digit number?
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    64bit Win 10 Pro ver 1703 Build 15063.296
       06 Jan 2016 #5

    nigelmercier said: View Post
    And there is no such thing as a PIN number
    Personal Identification Number or PIN
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  6.    06 Jan 2016 #6

    nigelmercier said: View Post
    And there is no such thing as a PIN number
    I'm afraid there is. When I did the clean install I was given the option to use a password or a pin number and so for ease I chose the pin number option. I would have been happier if I was also given the option to have neither but that didn't happen.

    Thanks for the replies folks.
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  7.    06 Jan 2016 #7

    No, there is no such thing as a PIN number anywhere, nothing to do with Windows.
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    Dual Boot 10 Pro v1607 10 Pro rs2 build 14971
       06 Jan 2016 #8

    nigelmercier said: View Post
    No, there is no such thing as a PIN number anywhere, nothing to do with Windows.
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  9.    06 Jan 2016 #9

    What nigelmercier is trying to say is that PIN number is redundant. Personal Identification Number number.
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  10.    07 Jan 2016 #10

    Indeed.
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