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Booting up question

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    Booting up question


    Although I have now configured W* to my liking, which is to boot up WITHOUT need for password, on the odd occasion, depending on which way I closed down, I am still asked for it.

    If I want to ignore the request, I need to c/o restart, and it boots up without request.

    If its any help, its when it open up with the coloured screen of half circles.

    As I went through the correct/advised process of Unchecking need for password, I find it strange it can still happen.

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    Hi Frenchman,
    suspect its 1 of the power savings options, see screenshot
    note both MS and PC makers have this option depends which 1 you use, and change as required

    Attached Thumbnails Attached Thumbnails power.PNG  
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

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    My wife's Laptop, an Acer Aspire E1-531 running on Windows 8. Wont boot-up, after a couple of seconds it says non bootable devise.
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

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