Windows 7 Forums

Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks.

Windows 7: Remove Windows Login password and REQUIRE fingerprint reader?

08 Sep 2010   #11

Windows 7 Ultimate 64 Bit

It would work with the webcam? Ill look at this now thanks!

EDIT: bookmarked for later!

Sent From My Motorola Cliq - Via Tapatalk
My System SpecsSystem Spec
23 Sep 2010   #12
Microsoft MVP

Windows 7 Ult. x64

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by theski232 View Post
there was also an option when i was building my laptop on dell that there was a facial recognition option instead of a password, but im not sure if they sell the software seperately. hope this helps
I saw this working on a friends Alienware laptop. I tried to fool the facial recognition algorithm by using a recent high quality passport type (head and shoulders) photo of my friend, but couldn't fool the facial recognition login. It seems pretty good.
My System SpecsSystem Spec

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Similar help and support threads
Thread Forum
Require a password on computer wakeup while auto login is enabled
Hi guys I am wondering if there is any way that I can have my computer require a password after it has been woken up from sleep, or after the screen saver has been on, while I have auto login enabled. I have auto login on because I am too lazy to enter a password every time I start up my computer...
General Discussion
Forgot Windows 7 Password : Can access with fingerprint though.
Basically, I had reasons to make really weird passwords a while back because someone knew my usual password habits. So I went with a totally different password to counter that. For the last 4 months or so I've been using my fingerprint to access my computer. Now, I want to use Safe Mode for a...
General Discussion
Help needed to remove password from win 7 login screen.
Hey guys i want to remove password from win 7 login screen but i dont want to completely delete the password itself,i mean i want the comp to lock when i press win+L,is there anyway to do this?,thanks in advance.
General Discussion
Lost Password - have fingerprint reader
Hello all and thanks in advance, I have lost my admin password - i have a vaio laptop with the fingerprint reader (that works fine) When I got the computer I entered and admin password (no other users, just me) and recorded said password in outlook on my BlackBerry contacts. I never...
System Security
Can the Password Entry box be made default over Fingerprint login?
Hey there guys, its 2 Bunny again. I've got a new question for the community today: On computers with Biometric Fingerprint scanners that are setup to log you in to Windows, I also have a password. In some situations it is easier for me to enter a password, and it will still let you login with...
General Discussion
Any way to log in to Windows with a Biometric Fingerprint Reader?
This is probably really obvious, but I recently purchased a new laptop with a Fingerprint reader. It came with a fingerprint reader (an AuthenTec AES2501A), and Windows installed all the drivers for it and stuff, and it came with this little program to "learn" your fingerprint for each finger...
System Security

Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 02:43.

Twitter Facebook Google+

Windows 7 Forums

Seven Forums Android App Seven Forums IOS App