Samsung Series 7 Slate - Disable Login Screen


Gear: Samsung Series 7 Slate.

Some people need the login screen to keep their computers super secure, others may not. Usually having the login screen for me is useless and I would rather not have it. Hopefully a few people share my same thoughts and here's the "how to" disable it.


Disable the Windows 7 login screen:
  • Right click on the Power Icon on the Taskbar
  • Click on "Power Options"
  • On the left panel click on "Require a password on wakeup"
  • You may have to click on "Change settings that are currently unavailable"
  • Click on the "Don't require a password"
  • Click the "Save changes" button

The login screen is now gone. I'm a big fan of doing less clicks so disabling it makes me x2 happier.

Samsung does include a program called "Touch Logon" which I'm not sure if I'll cover.

Published: Nov 26, 2011

2 comments:

  1. Also you might want to disable login on bootup.

    Run netplwiz from cmd, and you'll see an option to disable requiring login.

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  2. Usually I don't turn off the Series 7 Slate. Instead I just do sleep/wake.

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