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How do I prevent the "Password" logon screen from showing up during XP boot?

Discussion in 'Computers' started by Rob Varto, Jan 11, 2004.

  1. Rob Varto

    Rob Varto Well-Known Member

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    I recently installed Win XP SP1 and now every time I boot XP, I get the "Enter your Password" screen. How can I get rid of this? Thanks in advance!
     
  2. John*Jones

    John*Jones Well-Known Member

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    IIRC you may have had a .net account created. If this is the case, go to "Start", "Control Panel" and "User Accounts". Just delete the extra user account.

    Cheers,

    John
     
  3. Chris

    Chris Well-Known Member

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    Or disable the .NET account.

    If you get a screen that shows boxes instead of the "picture" login, you may have installed PCAnywhere pre-10.5. Those versions install an old GINA, and then you end up there; if that's the case.. bah, uninstall it, install SP1 again, and only install PCA10.5 or higher [​IMG]
     

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