Windows 10: Removing the password

  1.    16 Mar 2017 #1

    Removing the password

    I have been trying to remove the need to input a password when waking my computer from 'Sleep' mode.

    I have followed the procedures that I have found on-line but it still doesn't seem to work.

    I am obviously using Windows 10 and I recently did a new 'clean install' and so I imagine that the version is pretty much up-to-date.

    Any thoughts anyone?

    Many thanks.
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  2.    16 Mar 2017 #2

    Go to all settings/accounts/sign in options....then require sign in/in the drop down menu, select never.
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  3.    16 Mar 2017 #3

    Thank you for trying to help. I can't find the option that you mention. Hopefully I will have attached a shot of my sign-in options page for you to see.
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  4.    16 Mar 2017 #4

    It's right above your "Windows Hello" ........very top right.

    Turn On or Off Require Sign-in on Wakeup in Windows 10

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    Last edited by Brink; 16 Mar 2017 at 09:17. Reason: added tutorial link for more info
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  5.    16 Mar 2017 #5

    How could I possibly miss that!!! it's an age thing you know!

    Thank you Plankton, I've now done that and so hopefully it will be sorted. Thanks for your patience, much appreciated.
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  6.    16 Mar 2017 #6

    NP....hope it works for you.
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