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have to login every single time I resume/use computer

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    Windows 8

    have to login every single time I resume/use computer

    I was forced into creating a MS account in order to try out an app that I wanted to try. Now I have to login every single time I resume/use the computer. I really resent this level of control over a machine which I own. This is giving me good reason to ditch MS products completely. I have tried the above but still cannot fix the login requirement. I would also like to delete the stupid MS account. They really don't need to know when I use the computer! A lock code could provide security if needed without MS being involved. Please advise.
    Last edited by Brink; 11 Jun 2014 at 14:37. Reason: Moved to new thread

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  2. #2

    Posts : 22,565
    64-bit Windows 10

    Hello Vann,

    The tutorial below and the yellow tip box at the top of the tutorial below should be able to help with this.

    Log On User Account Automatically at Windows 8 Startup
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have to login every single time I resume/use computer
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