Windows 10: disable password after sleep mode wakeup

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  1. ChrisMayer2 Win User

    disable password after sleep mode wakeup


    how do i disable password after sleep mode wakeup

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    ChrisMayer2, Sep 6, 2018
    #1
  2. Deepika Gowda Win User

    Unable disable the password while waking up the device from Sleep mode on Windows 10

    Hi Paul,

    Thank you for posting in Microsoft Community and being a part of Windows 10.

    I understand your concern about accessing the device without entering the password after waking it up from Sleep mode. We will help you with this issue.

    Do let us know what are the steps you have tried to disable the password after waking up the device from sleep mode?

    Try few of the below troubleshooting steps and check if it helps.

    Method 1: Run the Power Troubleshooter


    Power troubleshooterfind and fix problems with your computer's power settings to conserve power and extent battery life


    • Type Troubleshooting in the
      Search bar on the desktop and press Enter.

    • In the Troubleshooting window, click on
      View All on the left pane.

    • Click on Power.

    • Click on Advanced and then click on
      Run as Administrator.

    • Click Next and follow the on-screen instructions to complete the troubleshooting process.

    Method 2: Follow the below steps to disable the password.

    • Press Windows + X, click on Control Panel, select
      Category and then select Large or Small icons.
    • Click on Power option, click on Require a password on wakeup.
    • Under Password protection on wakeup, check mark the option
      Don't require a password
      .
    • Place the computer in Sleep mode and check if the issue help.

    Hope it helps. Get back to us with an updated status of this issue for further assistance.
     
    Deepika Gowda, Sep 6, 2018
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  3. MaraRapson Win User
    Windows 10 - Require a password on wakeup (or not)

    I could not find the last step (Require a password on wakeup (on the top left side of the screen)). Please help.
     
    MaraRapson, Sep 6, 2018
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  4. Ruth Buruga Win User

    disable password after sleep mode wakeup

    Require a password on wakeup

    Hi,

    Thank you for posting on Microsoft Communities.

    I will be glad to help you with the issue you have with the computer. I understand the frustration when things don't work the way it should.

    Please follow the below steps to know how to disable password once the computer wakes up from sleep.

    1. Click on the battery icon in the notifications section of taskbar. Choose
    More power options. In the Power Options window, click on
    Require a password on wakeup.

    2. Click on Change that settings that are currently available.

    3.See the Password protection on wakeup section. Choose the option
    Don’t require a password.4.Finally click on
    Save changes
    and its done. This will disable login after Sleep in Windows.

    Please post in case you have any further issues with the computer. We will be glad to help you further.

    Thank you.
     
    Ruth Buruga, Sep 6, 2018
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