Registry Tweak For Automatic Windows 8 Logon

We already explained how to automatically log into Windows 8 using the various control features, however I wanted a neat registry file for this job. If you need this too, download it after the break.

Registry Tweak for Automatic Windows 8 Logon

1. Step Open a notepad editor on Windows 8
2. Step Insert

Windows Registry Editor Version 5.00

[HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Winlogon]

3. Step Change Password to your password and DefaultUsername to your username
4. Step Save it with the extension .reg and select All files from dropdown
5. Step Double-click on it to add the registry entry

Download Registry Tweak

You can also download the registry tweak here:
Automatic Logon Registry Tweak

For even more Windows 8 registry tweaks, check out our list of Windows 8 Registry Tweaks

If you have problems applying this registry tweak on Windows 8 or if Windows 8 will still not log you in automatically, post your errors below.

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