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Boot into User instead of Administrator?

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    Windows 8 Pro

    Boot into User instead of Administrator?


    Any way of doing this? It's a pain logging out of Administrator and logging in as yourself.

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    Hi imacken,
    Click your picture & the name in Metro screen( Top Right side), there you can log out and change user. Hope this is you are after.
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    Posts : 59
    Windows 8 Pro


    Thanks, but, no that's not what I meant. W8CP always boots into the Admin account. Is there any way of setting it so that it boots into my User account?
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    OK, see whether this Tutorial helps you:Log On User Account Automatically at Windows 8 Startup

    EDIT: No, this is not what you want, sorry, you have to wait for someone else to respond.
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  5. #5


    Posts : 59
    Windows 8 Pro


    Yes, that's sorted it out. Cheers, Iain
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