Automatically log in to your Windows 10 PC
- Open the Run command box (Start > All apps > Windows System > Run or press Windows key + R). In the text box, type netplwiz and press Enter. ...
- A User Accounts window will open. ...
- A new window labeled Automatically sign in will pop up.
- How do I make Windows auto login?
- How do I make my local account auto login?
- What is Autologon EXE?
- How do I use autologon?
- How do I start PC in Safe Mode?
- How do I stop signing into my Microsoft account?
- How do I change my auto login?
- What is auto log?
- Where is autologon in registry?
How do I make Windows auto login?
Right click on Start and select Run, type NetPLWiz and then press Enter key. In the resulting User Accounts dialog, select your user account first and then uncheck the option labelled Users must enter a user name and password to use this computer. Click Apply button to see Automatically sign in box.
How do I make my local account auto login?
Open User Accounts For that, you can press Win + R, type netplwiz, and hit the Enter button. Alternatively, you can enter the same in the Cortana search box. Select the user account that you want to log in to automatically or the account you are using currently.
What is Autologon EXE?
Autologon.exe is a SysInternals tool that encrypts the password used by Autologon in the registry instead of storing it in clear text.
How do I use autologon?
Using Autologon is quite self explanatory when you launch it. Simply enter the username to logon to that account (default is the primary user) and the password for the account. The Domain box is optional and you don't need to worry about changing it unless you are specifically logging onto a domain. Then press Enable.
How do I start PC in Safe Mode?
While it's booting up, hold down the F8 key before the Windows logo appears. A menu will appear. You can then release the F8 key. Use the arrow keys to highlight Safe Mode (or Safe Mode with Networking if you need to use the Internet to solve your problem), then press Enter.
How do I stop signing into my Microsoft account?
If you'd prefer not to have a Microsoft account associated with your device, you can remove it. Finish going through Windows setup, then select the Start button and go to Settings > Accounts > Your info and select Sign in with a local account instead.
How do I change my auto login?
Turn On Automatic Login:
Highlight your user account (a local account or a Microsoft account). Uncheck the “Users must enter a username and password to use this computer” checkbox. Click Apply. Then enter your password and confirm it.
What is auto log?
Introduction. Autologon enables you to easily configure Windows' built-in autologon mechanism. Instead of waiting for a user to enter their name and password, Windows uses the credentials you enter with Autologon, which are encrypted in the Registry, to log on the specified user automatically.
Where is autologon in registry?
Now you can edit your registry to set automatic logon:
Go to your Registry Editor. Locate the key HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Winlogon. Navigate to the entry named DefaultUserName -> Double-click on it. Edit String -> Make sure you can find your account name in the Data value box.