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How to Enable or Disable Require Password on Wakeup in Windows 8.1/8/7

2014-03-04 10:35:28 / Posted by Shawn Hamilton to Password
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Microsoft Windows has the function to set up password protection on wakeup. If Password protection on wakeup is enabled, the computer will be locked after resuming from standby. And users have to input the correct password to unlock your computer and access computer data. By default, Microsoft disabled this function. In this article, I will show you a detailed guide about how to enable or disable password on wakeup in Windows 8.1/8/7. Just keep reading.

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Method 1: Enable or Disable "Require Password on Wakeup" in Power Options

In Power Options, you can easily customize and choose system settings that manage how your computer uses power.

Method 2: Enable or Disable "Require Password on Wakeup" through System Settings

Besides Power Options, you can also enable or disable password protection on wakeup in System Settings.

Method 3: Enable or Disable "Require Password on Wakeup" in PC settings

Only Windows 8/8.1/RT users can use PC settings to turn on or turn off password protection on wakeup.

So, you can easily enable or disable password on wakeup in Windows 8.1/8/7 following the methods above. For security reasons, I highly recommend you enable password protection on wakeup. Need more information on how to password protect Windows computer, click here for details.

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