KB-7 How to automatically log-in to windows on boot (start)

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Summary
Windows services begin working when windows starts even if you are not logged in, however windows applications will not run till
you login. It is necessary at times to have a windows application start automatically when the system is rebooted, therefore the need to
automatically login.
Solution

How To Automatically Logon To Windows 7

  1. Click on Start and then enter the following command in the search box:
    netplwiz 
    Press the ENTER key.

    This command will load the Advanced User Accounts Control Panel applet.
     
  2. In the Users tab, uncheck the box next toUsers must enter a user name and password to use this computer.
     
  3. Click on the Apply button at the bottom of the User Accounts window.
     
  4. When the Automatically Log On dialog box appears, enter the user name you wish to automatically login to Windows 7 with. Then enter your account password in the two fields where it's asked.

    Click the OK button.
     
  5. Click OK on the User Accounts window to complete the process.

    From now on, when your PC starts up, Windows 7 will log on automatically.

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