Return from standby without logon screen XP?

  YinHoNg 07:47 18 Dec 2006
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Is there a way to not have the logon screen when i come back from standby?

  ^wave^ 08:27 18 Dec 2006

yes there is check the user preferences for your account and it should give you a box to tick

  YinHoNg 09:56 18 Dec 2006

From a security perspective, XP Pro should prompt for your password when coming off standby or hibernation mode. But if your workstation is at home or in a very secured location, to disable this important security feature:

* Start the Power Options Control Panel applet
o Start
o Control Panel
o Power Options
* Select the Advanced tab.
* Uncheck the Prompt for password when computer goes off standby check box.
* Click OK.


I couldn't find it at first cos stupid windows decided it was more logical to put it in the 'Power Options' section rather than 'User Accounts' section but it all works now. Thank you Wave.


Source:click here

  ^wave^ 17:08 18 Dec 2006

ok found it now on my computer go to screen saver and there is a box there to un tick

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