How can I get rid of ..'Click user name' ?

  missjosy 21:50 08 Jan 2009
Locked

OS XP Home

After reinstalling XP (several times!) I now find that on boot up a Windows page opens with a message on the Left,'To begin Click your user name.'
And on the Right of the page are two icons for selection.

I have never seen these before.
How can I return to my old system where on bootup my desktop appears with out going through this palava!!

  brundle 21:53 08 Jan 2009
  missjosy 22:01 08 Jan 2009

Thank you brundle.

Need help as to what I should choose on the your link.

  MAT ALAN 22:03 08 Jan 2009

Direct Bootup Without Typing Password

1. At a command prompt, type "control userpasswords2" and press Enter to open the Windows 2000-style User Accounts
application.
2. On the Users tab, clear the Users Must Enter A User Name And Password To Use This Computer check box and then
click OK.
3. In the Automatically Log On dialog box that appears, type the user name and password for the account you want to be
logged on each time you start your computer.

  missjosy 22:11 08 Jan 2009

Thank you MAT ALAN.
I will try your advice

This thread is now locked and can not be replied to.

Elsewhere on IDG sites

The Evil Within 2 review-in-progress

Photoshop CC 2018 released with new Curvature Pen and better brush tools

Camera tips to take better iPhone photos

Les meilleures applications de covoiturage 2017