Set to Unlock Computer without Having to Logon in Windows 8

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    The first thing that we need to do is to access the Local Security Policy
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    One of the easiest ways to do this is to right-click on the lower-left corner of the screen.
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    Then, we click "Run"
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    From the "Run" window, we need to type "secpol.msc"
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    We press "Enter"
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    When the "Local Security Policy" window opens, we need to double-click "Local Policies"
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    Then, we need to double-click "Security Options"
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    At the right side of the screen, we need to locate "Devices
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    Allow undock without having to log on".
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    We double-click "Devices
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    Allow unlock without having to log on".
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    We have to click "Enabled"
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    we click "OK"
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    Once we have finished, we can close the "Local Security Policy" window
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This concludes our tutorial on how to set up unlocking your computer without having to log on in Windows 8. Thank you for watching VisiHow! If you have any other comments or questions, please leave them in the comment section below.

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Recent edits by: Alexander Avdeev, Lukward Thomason

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