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How to setup Windows 7 for automatic login at startup?

Problem

Un-man Windows 7 computers should login automatically at reboot so they can perform their assigned tasks after lost power.

Solution

One can use Windows 7 provides an Advanced User Control Panel to accomplish this.

  1. Access the netplwiz.exe program by typing netplwiz in search box or click it in C:\Windows\System32001 - Access Netplwiz
  2. Uncheck user must enter a user name and password to use this computer002 - Uncheck Password Requirement
  3. Provide Administrator password to enable this function.003 - Provide Admin Password

That is it. However, one should make sure that computers with automatic login is in a secured location.

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