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How do i make it so i dont need a password to sign into W10?

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Past two days my desktop has asked for a password, when i go to "sign in options" i have it set to require sign in "never". Am i missing something here? I even have the sync settings lower down on the page set to off fully.

Either i am completely stupid or missing something here, halp please lol.
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post #2 of 3
Follow these steps:

Win key + R
Type netplwiz and hit enter
Select your user name in the list and then uncheck the box beside "Users must enter a username and password to use this computer"
Click apply
A popup requesting the account password will come up, you must enter it twice and hit enter.

That's it.

The setting in sign-in options are for when the computer awakes from sleep.
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Sweet thank you, this fixed it. I have no idea what changed in past two days (i touched nothing) but at least its fixed!

Gladly my tablet kept its settings as well, as i want that password protected.
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