Windows 10: Eliminate Sign-On Password Solved

  1.    24 Feb 2017 #1

    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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  3. Brink's Avatar
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    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 18242
       24 Feb 2017 #3

    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. Bree's Avatar
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    10 Home x64 (1803) (10 Pro on 2nd pc)
       24 Feb 2017 #4

    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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