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Windows 7: How to have Win7 auto open user account

14 May 2009   #1

Win 7 beta
How to have Win7 auto open user account

I would like to eliminate user accounts and have win7 automatically open when machine boots up. I only have 1 user account-me- so how can I get rid of it?

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14 May 2009   #2

Windows 7 Home Premium

Try this:

Goto your orb, type: netplwiz and press enter. Then in the window that pops up, uncheck Users should enter a username and password to use this computer, and then press OK. It should then prompt you for the user/password to auto login. That should work for ya.

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14 May 2009   #3

Win 7 beta

Thank you! It worked just fine. My guess is that the majority of home users would like to turn off the user controls. I can see the need of it on a network or business environment but not at home particularly when there are no children around,

Thanks again!.
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