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How to access computer without entering Microsoft password [Solved]

Ask a question Maggie - Last answered on Oct 20, 2016 05:55PM
I have windows 10 & know it need to be online to update. However I can now not access anything unless I sign in with my Microsoft password and am connected to the net so as a laptop its virtually useless unless I can connect the internet. I have no idea how this happened or how to change it.
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To use Windows 10 without entering your Microsoft account password complete the following steps (illustrated below):

• Type netplwiz in the Start menu search bar, then click the top result to run the command

• Remove the tick from the box next to 'Users must enter a user name and password to use this computer' and hit Apply

• Enter your username and password, then re-enter your password. Click Ok

• Click Ok again to save the changes
Maggie- Oct 20, 2016 05:48PM
Thank you very much
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Ambucias 35239Posts Monday February 1, 2010Registration date ModeratorStatus December 8, 2016 Last seen - Oct 20, 2016 05:55PM
You are most welcome and thank you for your feedback
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