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Windows 7: Windows 7 keep login password for account but nit password.

15 Feb 2017   #1
chuckfrasher

Vista and XP
 
 
Windows 7 keep login password for account but nit password.

I am on my friend's computer. At first I thought he wanted me to remove his password so he wouldn't have to login every time he turned on his computer.. But there was no option for this on his Windows 7. But mine has an option to remove the password, that is very easy to see. It's easy to do. But his Windows 7 comp does not offer an option to delete a password, and logged in as administrator.

Then he told me that he wanted the comp to remember his login but not the password. Is this possible on this machine. It's Windows 7 so I assumed that it would work that same as mine. So can this compuet be configured to remember his user account login but not password?

There is only one account on here. The login is his email address. But the computer name is different.

OS Name - Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium
Version - 6.1.7601 Service Pack 1 Build 7601
System Name MYCOMPUTER
System Manufacturer Hewlett-Packard
System Model HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook PC
System Type x64-based PC
Processor Intel(R) Core(TM)2 Duo CPU T6600 @ 2.20GHz, 2200 Mhz, 2 Core(s), 2 Logical Processor(s)
BIOS Version/Date Hewlett-Packard F.34, 9/10/2009
SMBIOS Version 2.4
Windows Directory C:\Windows
System Directory C:\Windows\system32
Boot Device \Device\HarddiskVolume1
Locale United States
Hardware Abstraction Layer Version = "6.1.7601.17514"
User Name mycomputer\owner
Time Zone Eastern Standard Time
Installed Physical Memory (RAM) 4.00 GB
Total Physical Memory 3.91 GB
Available Physical Memory 1.73 GB
Total Virtual Memory 7.53 GB
Available Virtual Memory 4.90 GB
Page File Space 3.62 GB
Page File C:\pagefile.sys


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15 Feb 2017   #2
Lance1

Windows 7 Ultimate, Service Pack 1, 64 bit
 
 

control userpasswords2 from the Run command. Highlight the account and uncheck the box "Users must enter a password." Apply and OK.


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15 Feb 2017   #3
Amatos

Windows 7 Pro 32bit
 
 

You can also use the Microsoft's free utility Autologon to enable automatic login:
Autologon

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