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Windows 7 machine auto logon

Discussion in 'The Lounge - Off Topic' started by shadowwebs, Aug 23, 2012.

  1. shadowwebs

    shadowwebs Megabyte Poster Forum Leader

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    i have a windows 7 machine in the office that i need to set to auto logon, i have amended the default user name and password, along with domain & set autologon to 1 all in registry as local administrator.

    none of this has worked, any ideas?
     
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  2. dales

    dales Gigabyte Poster

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    have you tried tapping in "netplwiz" and on the users tab uncheck the users must enter a password box.
     
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  3. taho

    taho New Member

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    Try Logonexpert it works with and handles most non standard configs where registry does not (search google, I cannot paste the links unfortunately)
     
  4. SimonD

    SimonD Terabyte Poster Moderator

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    This works quite well but you need to ensure you don't have any password enforcement gpo settings otherwise it will lock the account out when the password expires.
     
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