You’ll be asked to type the correct password to log into certain account while booting up your computer. If you find this troublesome and don't want to type password each time while booting or rebooting your computer, please go to remove the login password. Can you remove login password Windows 11? How to remove the password?

The Windows login screen will appear each time when you start/restart your computer if you’ve set a login password before. Setting login password is a security feature used frequently by Windows users to protect their systems & data, preventing others from getting access to the computer without permission. Users themselves are no exception, having to enter the correct password to access the system every time they start their computers.

However, having to enter a password every time is both time-consuming and cumbersome, so that some users would consider removing it. Can you remove login password Windows 11? If yes, how to remove Windows 11 password?

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Remove Login Password Windows 11 with User Accounts Panel

Making use of the User Accounts panel is the most direct and easiest method for Windows 11 remove password whether you're using a Microsoft account or a Local account.

How to Access the User Accounts Panel

  1. Right click on the Start button in your taskbar.
  2. Select Run from the context menu. You can also press Windows + R to open it directly.
  3. Type netplwiz into the search box of Run.
  4. Press Enter or click OK to bring up the User Accounts window.

Access User Accounts

How to Remove Password Windows 11

  1. The Users tab will be selected in the User Accounts window.
  2. Locate the Users must enter a user name and password to use this computer option and uncheck it.
  3. Now, highlight the account that you want to remove password from.
  4. Click on the OK button at the bottom.
  5. Enter the correct sign in information for your account: User name (the exact user name or email address), Password, and Confirm Password.
  6. Click on the OK button to confirm.
  7. Restart your computer and you won’t be asked to enter the account password so as to access your system.

Users must enter a user name and password to use this computer

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Windows 11 Remove Password via Registry Editor

Another way to remove the login password on Windows 11 is making changes to the registry.

How to Open Registry Editor

Method 1:

  1. Open the Run dialog window by pressing Windows + R.
  2. Type regedit into the textbox.
  3. Press Enter or click OK.
  4. Click Yes if the User Account Control window appears.

Method 2:

  1. Open Windows 11 search by pressing Windows + S.
  2. Type registry into the textbox.
  3. Select Registry Editor from the search result or click Open.
  4. Click Yes in the User Account Control window.

Open Registry Editor

How to Remove Windows 11 Password

  1. Navigate to this path manually in Registry Editor: Computer\HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Winlogon.
  2. You can also copy & paste it to the address bar at the top and then press Enter to select the Winlogon folder.
  3. Look for the DefaultUserName string from the right panel. If you can’t find it, you should create one manually: right click on any blank area -> select New -> click String Value -> name the string as DefaultUserName.
  4. Double click on it or right click it & select Modify.
  5. Navigate to the Value data section and type the correct username or email address of the target account.
  6. Click on the OK button to confirm the changes.
  7. Create another string and name it as DefaultPassword.
  8. Double click on it and go to the Value data section.
  9. Enter the correct account password and click OK.
  10. Look for the AutoAdminLogon string this time. Create one if you can’t find it.
  11. Double click on the AutoAdminLogon string.
  12. Change the Value data from 0 to 1.
  13. Click OK to confirm and restart your computer.


Remove Login Password by Creating a Local Account

How to remove password Windows 11 completely? You should create a local account without a password.

  1. Create a Local account without a password.
  2. Delete the profile with the Microsoft account. Replace the admin account with a passwordless account.

However, there are 2 downsides of doing so: losing a few Microsoft Services and losing the ability to sync settings across multiple devices.

What about change password in Windows 11 or reset password Windows 11? You should make & use a password reset disk.

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