How to disable Windows auto-login

  1. Press Windows Key+R

  2. Type “netplwiz“, then press Enter.

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  1. In the “User Accounts” window, place a check next to “Users must enter a username and password to use this computer” , then click the "OK" button.

  1. Restart the system computer and the system will prompt you to enter your password at the login screen.


In order to disable auto-login, the following must be true:

  • Settings → Sign-in options → “Use my sign-in info to automatically finish setting up my device after an update or restart” has to be disabled.

  • Windows Account has to have a password.

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