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Win 7 weird WOL behaviour, scheduled task only triggered on user input

I have a win7 ultimate machine which is rebooted once a week and should be able to WOL. As this is a workstation too sometimes, i have it autologged in after wake with a local account. (Control panel ...
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Allowing Restricted Functionality on a Logged-Off or Locked Windows Computer

Is there some way in Windows 7 to allow restricted functionality - for example just a browser running - when the normal user has either locked their computer or has logged off. The scenario I have in ...
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autologon fails on some windows 7 systems

Hi I'm having some weird problem with the windows autologin on a couple of Windows 7 Systems. Suddenly after months of working correctly it fails to login on some systems. (not all of them) It just ...
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Autologin 2 Windows users OR Login another user from the desktop

I'm using two windows users on my HTPC at the same time. One is just for watching videos and one for administration via remote. This setup is quite ideal for me since windows can handle multiple ...
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Disabled auto-login in windows 7 and now I can not log in

I bought an old Toshiba from craigslist which was set up with Windows 7 Ultimate and an administrator account. I didn't want to bother logging in anymore, so after some Googling, I unchecked "Users ...
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How to setup Windows 7 to allow multiple users with password protected accounts to log in without having to enter a passwords on the login screen?

I'd like to set up Windows 7 to do the following on startup: show a list of the users on the system if a user is clicked, they are logged in without having to enter their password (which shall be ...
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Disable Windows 7 auto-login after deployment

I'm deploying a Windows 7 upgrade using the distribution toolkit. After the install, the PC keeps attempting to auto-login as the administrator. Is there any way to disable auto-login after the ...
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Windows 7 / Auto Login - Is it possible to delay auto-login for 15-30 seconds?

Is it possible to have an auto login delay for Windows 7? The user folder for my primary account is stored on a separate drive. In case of drive failure, or some other problem - I need to login as ...
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Enabling auto-login removed account from administrator groups

I'm really not very good at windows (windows7 home premium in this case). I wanted to make it so my mom's new computer would auto login on boot. I followed some instructions that started with ...
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Windows 7 auto-login script

I'm running Windows 7, and I want it to display a password prompt when I lock my screen, as is normal. However, I want to have a script/service that somehow logs me in when it's invoked via an ...
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How to delay Windows 7 autologon, so that the Domain will be available?

The registry mods here for setting a Windows 7 AutoAdminLogon on a Domain worked beautifully, except: The submission of username and password is before the domain server is available to authenticate ...
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519 views

Delayed Auto-sign-in on Windows 7?

Gnome Display Manager has a timed sign-in capability so that if no user is chosen a default with auto-sign-in after some delay. Can this be done in Windows 7? If so then how? I don't mind using a ...
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Auto Relogon after remote access by admin

I see this article about auto login when joined to a domain. Windows 7 Automatic Login when on a Domain I have a similar scenario. But there is an occasion when a user may want to log on remotely and ...