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Windows XP Log on?

Discussion in 'Tech Talk' started by DISPENSER 4 HIRE, Aug 25, 2005.

  1. DISPENSER 4 HIRE

    DISPENSER 4 HIRE Millennium Member

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    Aug 12, 1999
    Dog's Breath, Texas
    I am the only user of my computer. It has decided I should log on when I 1st start up the computer. How do I turn off this feature? I know it should not be a big deal, but it really irritates me to have to log on. Thanks in advance
     
  2. Go Start | Run and type in "control userpasswords2" (no quotes) and hit
    Enter. Uncheck the box that says "Users must enter a user name and
    password..."
     

  3. Furant

    Furant Millennium Member

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    Oct 14, 1999
    Roswell, GA
    That is cool. I didn't know you could get to the Control Panel through there. Thanks.
     
  4. Dedpoet

    Dedpoet

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    Jul 21, 2005
    Detroit Area
    I see this is solved, but a small addendum - I have seen this happen after you install or update the .Net Framework from Microsoft. The installation creates another "user" on the sytem. I have always just gone into that user management and deleted the .net user. It's never been a problem for me.