Remove password protection on Windows 7 (Skip password prompt screens)

Every time you add new users Windows 7, you will have the option of typing a password for that user, or leaving the user account open to access without any credentials protecting it. Likewise, even if a user account on Windows 7 currently has password protection, you can disable the setting and remove the password for that particular user, as you'll learn in this tutorial.

Delete your Windows 7 password

Follow these few steps to remove your Windows 7 password and login just by clicking on your user name icon (and turning off password protection will also let you make some changes to the operating system without having to supply a password - you will instead have to confirm Yes or No at the UAC prompts - this of course also depends on your current UAC prompt settings, which Windows 7 lets you customize).


Windows 7 Tip: you can leave password protection turned off for as long as you want (i.e., making it a permanent setting), or you can enable and disable the option as needed, and turn the password back on at any point.

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