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Old 05-12-06, 11:27
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Default WinXP autologin

Is it possible for me to setup my computer in such a way that it automatically logs into a limited account without any prompts? I'd like to do this in WinXP...
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Old 05-12-06, 11:35
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Default Re: WinXP autologin

what do to you mean?
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Old 05-12-06, 11:38
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Default Re: WinXP autologin

set up an account with no password
goto start > run > type control userpasswords2
uncheck user must enter password- a box will come up with the user and no password hit ok & reboot....
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Old 05-12-06, 11:49
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Default Re: WinXP autologin

hey thanks alot man.....:D exactly what i was searching for.....
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Default Re: WinXP autologin

I strongly reccomend keeping all your accounts passworded, especially if you have a broadband internet conection. This provides a much higher level of security.

you CAN have autologin even with a passworded account. All you need is a free Microsoft product thats part of PowerToys for Windows XP. http://www.microsoft.com/windowsxp/d...powertoys.mspx

The one you want is called TweakUI, and allows you to set up the autologin on passworded accounts.
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Old 05-13-06, 04:43
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Thanks for the advice......
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