How do I eliminate the Windows 98 logon?

Question

I recently had to use my master cd's and now when i start my computer i get a windows log on box come up.how do i remove this log on box?

Answer

This question was answered on January 10, 2003. Much of the information contained herein may have changed since posting.

Under Control Panel, open "Network" Make sure the Windows logon is selected, not the Microsoft network logon Restart your computer When the logon window comes up, enter a name (the more fictitious the better) Leave the password blank, then hit Enter

Windows will ask for confirmation of your changes Press "Enter" again After that, you should never see the logon screen again

For complete official information, including how to prevent Windows 98 from asking for a password, and answers to almost anything Windows in nature, familiarize yourself with the art of searching Microsoft's Support Site Microsoft's documentation is surprisingly well written, and a valuable free resource.

http://support.microsoft.com

For more information about this issue specifically, here is a page from Annoyances.org.

http://www.annoyances.org/exec/forum/win98/t1024447766

RG

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Posted by Robert of Mesa Community College on January 10, 2003