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    Welcome to EightForums, srbernh. I hope you get your problem worked out.

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    Windows 8


    Hello All....just got a new desktop and tablet, both have Windows 8 OS, so of course I need to relearn things again.
    I found out how to turn off my log-in password on the desktop but would like to turn it off on the tablet also.....anyone know how to do this....
    Thanks,
    Ducky
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    Pembrokeshire, South Wales, UK
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    Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 32 bit/ Windows 8.1 64 bit


    Welcome to the forum Ducky Jazz. I don't know anything about tablets but if it has Windows 8 as the OS it should be the same procedure.

    How did you do it on your desktop ?

    I can give you instructions if you need them but if you've already done it on the desktop it should be the same.
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  4. #1844


    Hello, Ducky Jazz. Welcome to EightForums.

    Just for more information. Is it a Surface or other brand? If a Surface, an RT or Pro? If a Pro, it should configure as Joan described. If an RT or other brand, I'm not sure, but I'm quite sure someone here will know.
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  5. #1845


    Posts : 5
    Windows 8


    It's a RT....thanks for any help you can give.
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  6. #1846


    Quote Originally Posted by Ducky Jazz View Post
    It's a RT....thanks for any help you can give.
    Sorry. I cannot help in this department. You may want to seek help in the Tablet and Touch thread.
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    Posts : 5
    Windows 8


    Thanks
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  8. #1848


    Bay Area
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    Windows 7 Home Premium x64


    Welcome to Eight Forums Ducky Jazz. A Guy
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  9. #1849


    Pembrokeshire, South Wales, UK
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    Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 32 bit/ Windows 8.1 64 bit


    Quote Originally Posted by Ducky Jazz View Post
    It's a RT....thanks for any help you can give.
    Sorry I can't help you, I have no knowledge with tablets. My Windows 8 OS is installed on an Asus Notebook, I can't remember how I did mine it was a while ago but I have the book Step by Step Windows 8 so probably followed the instructions in that which are ----

    Open the Start screen, type netplwiz, in the search result open the User Accounts window. Select your user account and clear the Users must enter a user name and password to use this computer, click OK and you will be asked to enter and confirm you password then click OK.
    The next time you start windows you will be logged on automatically to the user account you've selected.
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  10. #1850


    Sounds like good help to me, Joan. :thumbup:
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