From: sanjacstudent14 on

"Smiles" wrote:

> good day
> I did a update of my xp box and now get a login screen
> how do I bypass this a go directly to my desktop
> thanks
> .

- Click Start, Run and type 'control userpasswords2', Click OK
- The User Accounts Property Sheet displays. On Users tab, clear the Users
must enter a user name and password to use this computer checkbox
- Click Apply
- Enter a user name and password that should be used to logon automatically
in the dialog box that appears.
- Click OK
- Go to Control Panel, User Accounts, Change the Way Users Log On and Off
- Uncheck Use the Welcome Screen and Use Fast User Switching