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Windows 7: Windows 7 sometimes logon the user automatically - Spyware

17 Mar 2014   #1
fm250

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Windows 7 sometimes logon the user automatically - Spyware

I have a windows 7 that sometimes logon the user automatically. I checked the registry and also the settings that require the user to: Must Enter A User Name And Password To Use This Computer check box (is checked). the computer is win 7 pro 64 and the user is in the admin group.

is this a spyware or security problem?

Thank you


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17 Mar 2014   #2
Brink

64-bit Windows 10 Pro
 
 

Hello FM, and welcome to Seven Forums.

Does the user have a password created for it?

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18 Mar 2014   #3
fm250

win 7
 
 

Yes the user has a password! and that happens from time to time. not always. thanks
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18 Mar 2014   #4
Brink

64-bit Windows 10 Pro
 
 

Double check using the tutorials below to make sure that each are set to require a password to see if one may be the culprit.
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