Such problems can be fixed most of the times by simply Restarting your computer. But you can add Local Group Policy Editor by following this method:. If you are using Windows 8. I have yet to encounter such problem when using hibernate or restart. When I hit Return on the lock screen, the log on dialog does not appear.
Sometimes, but not always, your entered password is indeed correct, but. Sign in options are not accessible. I clicked on 'Settings' then chose 'system' and at the top the 'system page' there is a search bar that says 'find a setting' I typed in 'sign-in options' which put me onto the 'Sign-in option' window. I hope this answers your question! And yes, I have already checked my lock on screen settings, as well as my password settings and nothing has changed. Fortunately, offers at least three ways to disable the password prompt after resuming from sleep to help you quickly get to your desktop. Edited February 14, 2017 by Legendofham+ Updated title and body for to be more clear Hi Aura, I appreciate your help. If I restart I can get a login prompt.
While this option keeps all your personal files, it will delete all the Apps and Software programs installed on your computer. After you finish entering the password in the Password field, click the Reveal button that looks like a human eye at the right end of the Password field to reveal the password, so that you can check if your entered password is indeed correct more clearly. Also when I go to Advanced Settings and go through all the options there is not one about 'password is required from wake up'. If the issue continues please try these steps from the command prompt of Windows How to skip password prompt after sleep using Command Prompt You can still get the same result using Command Prompt. Ammali, I am also unable to see how do you execute this workaround? Hello, I am running Windows 10 Pro x64 build 14393. Sign in options are not accessible. Other Possible Solutions There are several one-off solutions that work for some people and no one really knows why.
Moving on, see the Password protection on wakeup section. But to other users, typing it every time seems time-consuming and annoying. Try this on the login screen. Take care and have a blessed week ahead. I am speculating that your account is corrupted. Step 2: In the Device Manager window, expand Network Adapters tree to see your wireless and Ethernet adapters. Click the drop down just below and select Never.
On the Startup settings screen, press the F4 key to start the process of enabling Safe Mode on your computer. One more thing, for the strangest reason, I can't delete my browsing history either. This solution can only be used in case you have enabled the at login screen on your computer. Follow the instructions for Windows 8. I can't use the settings. In my solution search, saw comments on reinstalling Windows 10. After your computer restarts, click on the Troubleshoot option.
Pretty sure its a driver issue for me; been waiting for updated drivers. Superb description and spectacular troubleshooting and commendable diagnosis of the issue before posting. That is why I used group policy. After 15 or 20 seconds the screen refreshes and starts all over again. My laptop is a member of a my own domain.
Clean boot Best regards Please remember to mark the replies as answers if they help. It doesn't make any sense! On the Troubleshoot screen, click on Advanced options See image below 4. Use the On-Screen keyboard and see if you can login to your computer. The requests should automatically go away when the program is closed. So far I've fixed most of the issues I have had with windows 10, but I cannot seem to figure this one out. I have a headache today but will try to find an answer for you once it leaves me alone. When I hit Return on the lock screen, the log on dialog does not appear.
Click Yes button when you see the confirmation dialog. I don't really want to go there! For the security concerns, Windows by default asks you to enter the user account password each time when you wake up your system. Finally, download the latest drivers for your videocard. I've sorta been living with these issues hoping an update will solve them, but no luck yet. Try the sleep mode scenario and see the same issue happens.
Bart Can you create another user account with exactly the same privileges as this one? Whenever the system goes to sleep or I log off from the system, I cannot log on again. Note: The Local Group Policy Editor is not available in Windows 10 Home. Windows will try to install drivers as you are setting up. Step 3: Change Windows 10 account password. You can only press the power button to force shutdown the computer. Here in this Windows 10 tips, we are going to describe on how to Skip Password on Returning From Sleep on Windows 10.