Settings: Log in from boot automatically

By Sunsetdrunk
Sep 20, 2006
  1. Settings problem:
    I notice laptops go straight away into a user account without logging in.
    How can I do that?
    May I set a specific user, (when there is more than one user) to log automatically from a boot without seeing that annoying welcome screen?

    One user? Multiple users? Limited? or Admin?

    I am shamed. I should know this or be able to find it in Microsoft KB.

  2. N3051M

    N3051M TS Evangelist Posts: 2,115

    Some people only have that one user account on the laptop so it would automaticaly login for them (if they dont set a password and change a certain login setting under Control Panel>User)

    If you're running multiple user and you're the only one using it most of the time and don't have need to password protect your pc then take a look for TweakXP program that will let you do this, just make sure you turn [the feature] back off before you use fast switch user or logout (because it will log you back in)
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