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windows 8 pro doesn't ask for password despite settings

  1. #1


    Posts : 11
    windows 7 32bit

    windows 8 pro doesn't ask for password despite settings


    hi
    i recently installed win8
    i have apply every requirements that is in windows for password
    in settings it is set
    and also in power option

    but when i restart my pc or when i shut it down and turn in it back on it doesn't ask for password and it goes straight to start screen
    but it does ask for password for sleep and hibernate

    can you help with this please?
    its very important to me to have protection.

      My System SpecsSystem Spec

  2. #2


    How many accounts do you have ?? Are any of them not password protected ??
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

  3. #3


    Posts : 11
    windows 7 32bit


    just the Microsoft one
    but i change it to local account that i'm using it now
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

windows 8 pro doesn't ask for password despite settings
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