Windows 7 keep login password for account but nit password.


  1. Posts : 19
    Vista and XP
       #1

    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
      My Computer


  2. Posts : 630
    Windows 10 Pro 64 bit
       #2

    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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  3. Posts : 4
    Windows 7 Pro 32bit
       #3

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

      My Computer


 

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