Have you ever think about that: Why so many Win 8.1 user need to bypass Windows 8.1 password in login screen and why they need to do so. For what?
Well, login screen is one of the new features on Windows 8.1. On one hand, many users are annoyed by Windows 8.1 password screen and just need to go directly to start screen, rather than type in a password every time. On the other hand, others may forgot Windows 8.1 login password and locked out of login screen and they need to bypass login screen and regained access to locked PC badly. Below is the most common login screen question from Windows 8.1 users:
“I just got a new Acer Aspire laptop with windows 8.1. I would like to bypass the login screen, so that when it comes out of sleep or is turned on the metro desktop appears instantly without having to type in a password.” From Jerry.
Cherry: “I couldn’t remember my Win 8.1 password on Asus laptop and of course locked out of login screen. So can anyone help me bypass Windows 8.1 logon password without password?”
Maybe you have ever come across of such issue. But the point is how to deal with it? Don’t worry, below are Windows 8.1 password bypass solutions under 2 situation.
Situation 1: How to Bypass Windows 8.1 Login Screen and Go directly to Start Screen. (with known password)
If you’re the only user on your Windows 8.1 PC or your computer has no risk of being in other people’s hand, you can bypass this screen so that you do not have to enter the user account password every time you log in to your computer. Here’s how you can do that:
Step 1: Boot PC and enter password. Open the Run box by press Win-X.
Step 2: In the pop-up menu that appears, click Command Prompt (Admin) and type “control userpasswords2”, then press “Enter”.
Step 3: Uncheck the box marked Users must enter a user name and password to use this computer when the user accounts appears.
Step 4: Click OK and then enter your password (twice). Then reboot your PC.
Situation 2: How to Bypass Windows 8.1 Login Screen When Forgot Password?
Forgot or lost Windows 8.1 password and locked out of login screen? Many users are annoyed by forgotten Windows 8.1 password login screen but they don’t know how to solve this problem. If you’re one of these guys who want to bypass forgotten Windows 8.1 password , the below tips will help you a lot.
You need to Prepare:
1. Another PC which can run as administrator
2. CD/DVD or USB flash drive
3. Windows Password Reset Tool (Also called Windows Password Key)
Now, let’s get down to how to bypass the Windows 8.1 password screen?
Step 1: Download, run and burn Windows Password Reset Tool to a blank CD/DVD or USB Flash Drive on another accessible computer.
Step 2: Turn to your locked Win 8.1 computer and insert newly created password reset disk.
Step 3: Set BIOS by pressing “F2” or “Delete” or “F10” to boot it from CD/DVD or USB flash drive.
Step 4: Then follow the wizard to bypass forgotten Windows 8.1 password.
At last, I hope this Windows 8.1 password bypass solutions can help all of you.