win200 pro - request for password logon at startup

  second best 19:32 30 Mar 2003
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hello, i've just installed 2000 pro and i'm wondering if i can disable the username and password logon at startup. i would like to be able to switch on my machine and leave the room without having to wait for me to press ok to continue booting up. ????

  A15 19:37 30 Mar 2003

Once Windows 2000 has started goto the start menu then settings & control panel. Select users & passwords & in this menu you get the option to have the machine default to asking for a password or default to logging in a standard user. If you select log in same user each time, you will have to provide your password only once at this stage & Windows 2000 will automatically log you in each time until you say otherwise.

  second best 19:52 30 Mar 2003

thnx A15. all is well here. :)

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