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Windows 8 and 8.1 auto log in the user account without pas

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    Windows 8 and 8.1 auto log in the user account without pas


    I've been trying to set my brothers laptop to auto log in the user account without password using control userpasswords via command prompt but i'm having problems.

    I supposed to get this screen below



    But i get this screen below and can't change the to auto login

    I've hidden my bros email on this picture



    I had no problem setting this on my laptop but not my brothers, anyone know why this is happening.

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    Harrisonburg, Va.
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    Windows 8.1.1 Pro with Media Center


    Try RUN:

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    still get the 2nd pic
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    just been give this if anyone needs the link


    Autologon for Windows

    Autologon
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    Every OS Seriously. I triple-boot and have over 20 Linux revisions, plus XP/7/8.1


    Quote Originally Posted by voyagerxp View Post
    I've been trying to set my brothers laptop to auto log in the user account without password using control userpasswords via command prompt but i'm having problems.

    I supposed to get this screen below



    But i get this screen below and can't change the to auto login

    I've hidden my bros email on this picture



    I had no problem setting this on my laptop but not my brothers, anyone know why this is happening.
    lol so sad that no-one actually knows what's going on here, the truth is most nerds won't bother with a Microsoft account, have no idea what the security features are, and there's over 100 different websites posting "Windows 8 Auto Login Tutorial!" which is total BS....

    So to sum it up, your brother's using a Live account, and you are not... he probably syncs it with his Xbox Live account as do I...

    as for a solution, I've been able to do it like so How to enable automatic logon in Windows, of course I used the 64bit version of regedit but regardless I wish there was a better way
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Windows 8 and 8.1 auto log in the user account without pas
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