Re: Why a password?
On Wed, 14 Nov 2007 20:53:10 -0800, Rene
>My mom just bought a new computer with vista installed. She is currently
>locked out. Once we get a recovery disk and save a password to a flash drive
>she will misplace it all again at some future point and we will keep having
>this problem with recovery. Why does microsoft make vista password
>protection mandatory? Some people do not need a password.
Type "control userpasswords2", no quotes, in a box that comes up when
you press the Windows key and R at the same time. At the top is a
check box that says users must type a password when they log on,
uncheck it and she will no longer need a password to log on everytime.