1.    18 Jan 2017 #1
    Join Date : Jan 2017
    Posts : 3
    Windows 10

    Unable to turn off Secure Sign-in


    I've been running Windows 10 at home for about a year now. From the beginning I've set it to go into sleep mode if left unattended for more than 20 minutes. When I come back I just click the mouse or hit the space bar and it wakes up and the sign-in window appears. Since the last Microsoft update on 14th Jan the sign-in window no longer appears. I have to press ctrl-alt-del to get the sign-in window.

    On this forum a tutorial says that I need to disable the Secure Sign-in feature. I entered netplwiz in the run (win-R) window. The user accounts window came up but the "Require users to press ctrl-alt-del" checkbox is already unchecked.

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    What am I doing wrong? Is there some other setting that I need to change so that I don't have to keep pressing the ctrl-al-del buttons?
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  2.    18 Jan 2017 #2
    Join Date : Oct 2013
    Posts : 25,212
    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 17040

    Hello Andy, and welcome to Ten Forums.

    You might check using the other options in the tutorial below to see if you may have secure sign-in enabled in one of them instead.

    Secure Sign-in with Ctrl+Alt+Delete - Enable or Disable in Windows 10
      My ComputersSystem Spec
  3.    18 Jan 2017 #3
    Join Date : Jan 2017
    Posts : 3
    Windows 10
    Thread Starter

    Hi Brink,

    Thanks for that. That's the tutorial I was referring to, tried everything on there and its all clear. My problem seems to only happen when coming out of sleep mode, which is a different problem so I've raised another thread.

    Cheers,
      My ComputerSystem Spec
  4.    18 Jan 2017 #4
    Join Date : Oct 2013
    Posts : 25,212
    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 17040

    Ok. Please let us know how it goes.
      My ComputersSystem Spec

 


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