How do I disable the lock screen on my Windows 10 PC?
Do you find entering your password each time you open your computer to be annoying? A waste of time? Is your Windows 10 PC always at home and out of reach of would-be thieves? If you have no reason to keep the lock screen enabled, why not get rid of it? Disabling the lock screen in Windows 10 is real easy to do — here's how.
How to disable the Windows 10 lock screen
- Use the Windows key + R keyboard shortcut to open the Run window.
- Type netplwiz.
- Click your account within the Users for this computer field.
Click the checkbox beside Users must enter a user name and password to use this computer. so that the check disappears.
- Click Apply.
Type your password into both password fields.
- Click OK.
Close any programs you have open and restart your computer. Voila! No more lock screen.
Your lock screen
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