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Guest Account Logs In Automatically

  1. #11

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    64-bit Windows 10

    Ok. Two more things to check:

    1) Create a password for all accounts on the PC.

    2) Use step 5 in OPTION ONE below to make sure that automatic sign in at startup is turned off.

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  2. #12

    If you allowed a support person access to login and control your computer, they can and do sometimes create an account with a password. I will follow this post until the solution is found.
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  3. #13

    Quote Originally Posted by zilla View Post

    I have an Admin & a Guest account on my Windows 8.1 Pro (32 bit). I have enabled the option to go directly to the desktop (through toolbar properties > Navigation) in both the accounts. However, I notice that at times when I start my PC, it logs me in directly to the Guest account instead of taking me to the page where I should see the date & time (before login page). This does not happen always. Any help on this? Thanks!
    I had same issue when you computer starts with guest account, press CNTL+ALT+DEL and u will see the option to switch account
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