Blank password box after creators update

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    Blank password box after creators update

    Dell Optiplex 9020 core i5 4xxx CPU. Windows 10 Pro on a company domain.
    After about June 13 when Creators Update went in, user gets a blank password box on a blue win10 background wallpaper. Forcing the PC off by holding the power button and restarting will pretty reliably get that window to show correctly.
    Here's a picture of the window:
    Any ideas? It happens with a user that is not on the domain but logged in locally. I also disconnected and reconnected to the domain.
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  2. Caledon Ken's Avatar
    Posts : 15,250
    Windows 10 Pro x64 Build 1809

    Hi Rick NCN.

    Simply thing to check, is it associated with Windows Fast Startup.

    Disable hibernation. At command prompt(admin)

    powercfg -h off

    If that works you can check out our tutorial on disabling just Fast Startup.

    To re-enable hibernation

    powercfg -h on

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  3.    #3

    Hi Ken!

    that did it!

    i will check out disabling fast user switching now. After disabling f.u.s. does that allow for hibernation to be turned back on or is it dependent on fus?

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  4. Caledon Ken's Avatar
    Posts : 15,250
    Windows 10 Pro x64 Build 1809

    It you disable Windows Fast Startup you can use hibernation.

    Windows Fast Startup needs Hibernation to work but not the other way round.

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