winows xp passwords

  athenrye 10:34 10 Jun 2004
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ive never had a password on my computer and the password login dialogue box has never popped up....
i completed some updates from the microsoft updates and the password login box now apears
i dont put anything in it and continue and its fine but its irratating
also when i shuy down the computer i get a new dialouge box asking me various questions as what to do rather than the small three opyions box from before
is it the updates and how do i change them
cheers
william

  VoG II 10:45 10 Jun 2004

Start, Run, type

control userpassswords2

and click OK.

Untick "users must enter a username and password..."

  athenrye 11:05 10 Jun 2004

hi ive clicked start and run and typed in "control userpassswords2" and hit ok but it just disapears and nothing happens
sorry am i doing the right thing?
cheers
william

  VoG II 11:08 10 Jun 2004

control userpasswords2

  Taff36 11:28 10 Jun 2004

Or START>CONTROL PANEL>USER ACCOUNTS and on the advanced tab untick the box as described by VOG

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