Windows 10: How to get rid of Startup password for good?

Discus and support How to get rid of Startup password for good? in Windows 10 Support to solve the problem; I have tried so many times. I disable sign-in password on "netplwiz" and "Sign-in options" And at first it works. But either a few days or weeks later,... Discussion in 'Windows 10 Support' started by scotpowel, Oct 7, 2018.

  1. scotpowel Win User

    How to get rid of Startup password for good?


    I have tried so many times. I disable sign-in password on "netplwiz" and "Sign-in options" And at first it works. But either a few days or weeks later, I get the sign-in password option again.(sometimes it pops up when the computer awakes from it's sleep without turning it on) I check "Netplwix" and Sign-in options" and nothing was touch, but always have to reset the settings to be able to get rid of sign-in options again. But in he end, it just eventually come back.

    Is there a way for me to get rid of that for good? Is there a button on my keyboard that I am accidentally touching that's reactivating it manually or something? It's a little annoying to fix once in awhile.

    :)
     
    scotpowel, Oct 7, 2018
    #1
  2. GoFigureItOut Win User

    Windows Startup password

    Is it possible to remove a startup password without being able to log into the system? A friend's laptop just prompt her today for a password that she never enabled. Now, she does have a standard user account password, but that doesn't work for the startup password. She had the computer for about a year now and it has never asked for a startup password until today.

    I tried to use Hiren Boot CD to run a diagnostic on the laptop, but it has a bsod. Windows 10 normal boot crashes as well
     
    GoFigureItOut, Oct 7, 2018
    #2
  3. Avedis53 Win User
    Can't get GPU-Z to start with Windows 8.1 startup

    I'm not sure how to do that. Could you list the steps for a noob?
     
    Avedis53, Oct 7, 2018
    #3
  4. MarttiND Win User

    How to get rid of Startup password for good?

    Getting rid of password log-in on Windows 10

    I have tried all the above but still I am prompted to enter password when I switch on my computer. Please advise how to get rid of login password when switching on the computer.
     
    MarttiND, Oct 7, 2018
    #4
Thema:

How to get rid of Startup password for good?

Loading...
  1. How to get rid of Startup password for good? - Similar Threads - rid Startup password

  2. How to get rid of Get rid of ms-resource:appDisplayName "bug" ?

    in Windows 10 Customization
    How to get rid of Get rid of ms-resource:appDisplayName "bug" ?: This was already asked on the insiders forum (?) and someone told all of us using final builds to post the question here so... Since RS3 (Is this the proper name for the release?) (don't know what build) update that the start menu has an unremovable...
  3. How do I get rid of popup warning at Firefox startup

    in Browsers and Email
    How do I get rid of popup warning at Firefox startup: Every time I start Firefox (latest edition) to my homepage (Yahoo Mail) I get the attached popup warning window. Have tried abd tried but can't figure out how to get rid of this ? Is there a setting and/or option somewhere that I am missing to get rid of this ongoing popup...
  4. How do i get rid of these extra "Password" logins?

    in User Accounts and Family Safety
    How do i get rid of these extra "Password" logins?: This is my home computer. I just upgraded to Windows 10 (Home). At my login screen I see all my family's login names (as I should) but I also see 6 logins labeled "Password". It seems that each "Password" login is associated with an individual user. So if I select one of...
  5. How to remove password at startup?

    in User Accounts and Family Safety
    How to remove password at startup?: Everytime I turn on my PC, I get to a login screen, and either have to type in a password or a pin to login to my PC. I have already tried using netplwiz using Command Prompt with administrative privileges, with "Users must enter a user name and password to use this computer"...
  6. getting rid of password at Log in

    in User Accounts and Family Safety
    getting rid of password at Log in: Tried all instuctions on getting rid of password at Log in but failed Anyone with helpful ideas Thanks 11736
  7. How do I get rid of password when booting?

    in User Accounts and Family Safety
    How do I get rid of password when booting?: I have a desktop which never leaves my home. I live alone, no wife to check my email or look for porn in my browsing history. I have a rottweiler who doesn't like strangers and a pretty decent security system, so why does Windows 10 all of a sudden require me to type a...
  8. Can't get rid of PIN login at startup

    in User Accounts and Family Safety
    Can't get rid of PIN login at startup: I created a PIN login a while ago and then decided to get rid of it as it poor security - the regular Windows 10 login seems much more secure. I went to Settings/Accounts/Sign in options/PIN but there is no Remove button, only an Add button, which seems to indicate that the...
  9. How to get rid of strange white square on desktop during startup?

    in Windows 10 Support
    How to get rid of strange white square on desktop during startup?: I have some strange square every time I start Windows 10, which will be gone when I click on it. Something is run in the background. I see nothing when Windows is just loading. When ESET anti-virus loads, it's still okay. And then somewhere during that and the last few...
  10. how to get rid of this?

    in Windows 10 Support
    how to get rid of this?: Hi guys: after i did a clean install of Win 10 TP, every time i boot too desktop i'm presented with this; see pic attach. 4481