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Account protection: Set your strongest Windows sign-in
Set a strong sign-in and monitor account security in Account protections.
Sign in to Windows without a password? Yes, you can!
Passwords keep our computers, apps and work safe and private. Windows does allow some relief from password overload by offering several sign-in options that don't require entering a password.
Starting Magnifier Before or After Sign-in
Magnifier is an accessibility tool that allows you to enlarge your screen to see things bigger. If you want to allow your computer to start Magnifier automatically: 1. Press WINDOWS LOGO + U. 2. Click Magnifier. 3. Do the following: - If you want to start Magnifier after you sign in, click to put a tick in the box on "Start Magnifier after sign-in". - If you want to start Magnifier before you sign in, click to put a tick in the box on "Start Magnifier before sign-in for everyone". This is useful if you're sharing your computer with another user.
Preventing Shut Down From the Sign-in Screen
In order to prevent users from using the sign-in screen to shut down whether users are signed in or not, you can use Local Security Policy or the REG command. Here's how: Method 1: Local Security Policy NOTE: This method only applies to Windows 10 Pro. 1. Press WINDOWS LOGO + R. 2. Type "secpol.msc" (without the quotes) and press ENTER. 3. Double-click Local Policies. 4. Click Security Options. 5. Scroll down until you see Shutdown: Allow system to be shut down without having to log on and double-click it. 6. Click Disabled and click OK. Method 2: The REG command WARNING: Incorrectly using the registry editing tool can cause serious, system-wide problems that may require you to reinstall Windows 10 to correct them. Microsoft cannot guarantee that any problems resulting from the incorrect use of the registry editing tool can be solved. Use this tool at your own risk. 1. Press WINDOWS LOGO + R. 2. Type "cmd" (without the quotes) and press CTRL + SHIFT + ENTER. 3. Provide confirmation or type in the password if you see the User Account Control dialog box. 4. Type REG ADD HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\System /v shutdownwithoutlogon /t REG_DWORD /d 1 and press ENTER. 5. Type EXIT and then press ENTER. Now, whenever you press WINDOWS LOGO + L or you're not signed in yet, the Power icon that normally appears at the bottom-right corner of the screen will not be seen.
Never get locked out of your Windows 10 PC again!
Lost your password? Ananda Sarkar shows how Windows 10 now lets you reset it if you get locked out, so you can get back to work.
Microsoft account unusual sign-in activity issue?
I use a vpn due to travel, so I get this email allot, causing me to have to sign in etc. Can I get Microsoft to stop, or do I need to just get rid of the Microsoft account. Not sure what I need it for anyways? But, I digress, how do I stop Microsoft from sending me these emails.. I travel way to much, and use a VPN..
Enabling Secure Sign-in (CTRL + ALT + DELETE)
1. Press WINDOWS LOGO + R. 2. Type "netplwiz" (without the quotation marks) and press ENTER. (If you get a User Account Control dialog box, either provide confirmation or type in the password.) 3. On the Advanced tab, click to check the Require users to press Ctrl+Alt+Delete and click OK.
Remove a person from sign on page
I would like to remove someone from the sign on page. How do I go about doing that?
Can't sign in to windows
Your device is offline. Please sign in with the last password used on this device
I'm hating signing into to Microsoft it's horrible to use!
every single fudging time I am on a work's laptop or my home I am being asked to sign into Microsoft - I can't send a simple email or use app like skype without seemingly having to change my password or wondering what sodding account I'm signed up to - honestly it's horrible and so time wasting and confusing and unintuitive - how annoying can you be Microsoft?!! UGH
Just sign in and go. Access your favorite Microsoft products and services with just one login. From Office and Windows to Xbox and Skype, one username and password connects you to the files, photos, people, and content you care about most.
Sign in to your Microsoft account dashboard. Go to Microsoft account and select Sign in.. Type the email, phone number, or Skype sign-in that you use for other services (Outlook, Office, etc.), then select Next.If you don't have a Microsoft account, you can select No account?Create one!.
My Sign-ins. Email or phone. Can’t access your account?
Although there are several methods and environments where you can sign in or create an account on Xbox, the overall process is the same. If you have an account on another Xbox Series X|S or Xbox One console and want to keep your profile history (gamertag, gamerscore, achievements, and so on), make sure you sign in using the same account.
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