1.    24 Feb 2017 #1
    Join Date : Nov 2015
    Posts : 38
    Windows 10

    Eliminate Sign-On Password


    I am the only person to use my Windows 10 desktop.

    I would like to eliminate the password request that comes up every time I restart.

    Thanks, cb
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  2.    24 Feb 2017 #2
    Join Date : Jul 2015
    Posts : 9,416
    Windows 10 Pro
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  3.    24 Feb 2017 #3
    Join Date : Oct 2013
    Posts : 25,287
    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 17046

    Hello cb,

    You could use netplwiz in Option 1 of the tutorial below to set Windows to automatically sign in to your account at startup.

    Sign in User Account Automatically at Windows 10 Startup
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  4.    24 Feb 2017 #4
    Join Date : Aug 2016
    S/E England
    Posts : 4,526
    10 Home x64 (1709) (10 Pro on 2nd pc)

    Or if security isn't a big concern and you use a local account, just set a blank password. Windows will automatically sign in the last account that logged in if it doesn't have a password. You only get the password prompt if there's actually a password to type.
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