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Old 11-07-2009
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How to boot up straight to desktop in windows XP

I have WindowsXP Home Edition. I had to do a fresh install on my computer. I t was crashing alot so I put in a new hard drive. How do I get XP to skip the accounts logon and boot straight to the desktop?? Thanks for your input.
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Re: How to boot up straight to desktop in windows XP

For booting up straight to desktop in windows XP, go to Control panel - user accounts - change the way users log on and off - take the check mark out of use welcome screen - click apply options, then restart the pc.
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Re: How to boot up straight to desktop in windows XP

To boot up straight to desktop in windows XP, Go to Start, click on Run, and Type control userpasswords2 . Clear the check box captioned Users must enter a user name and password to use this computer. Click OK. Enter the user name and password for the account you want to log in to at start-up.
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Re: How to boot up straight to desktop in windows XP

Use PowerToys Tweak UI to boot up straight to desktop in windows XP, This PowerToy gives you access to system settings that are not exposed in the Windows XP default user interface, including mouse settings, Explorer settings, taskbar settings, and more.
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Re: How to boot up straight to desktop in windows XP

simply have only single user a/c and dont set any password, you wish will b fulfilled.

else using Tweak UI, goto logon/ auto logon and check the box their for the user u want.
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