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WinXP autologin

Discussion in 'Software' started by adilrazeen, May 12, 2006.

  1. adilrazeen

    adilrazeen Private E-2

    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...
  2. sewy18

    sewy18 Private First Class

    what do to you mean?
  3. foogoo

    foogoo Major "foogoo" Geek

    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....
  4. adilrazeen

    adilrazeen Private E-2

    hey thanks alot man.....:D exactly what i was searching for.....
  5. InYearsToCome

    InYearsToCome MajorGeek

    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/downloads/powertoys/xppowertoys.mspx

    The one you want is called TweakUI, and allows you to set up the autologin on passworded accounts.
  6. adilrazeen

    adilrazeen Private E-2

    Thanks for the advice...... :)

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