xp login password

Discussion in 'Windows Desktop Systems' started by swift, Mar 18, 2002.

  1. swift

    swift Guest

    Every time I click on my user name at startup it tells me my password has only so many days left but I don't have apassword, how do I get rid of this message, Cheers:confused:
     
  2. Qumahlin

    Qumahlin Moderator

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    you will have to use secpol.msc or the group policy editor to turn password expiration to 0 days so that it stops asking for it :) it's a little hard to find, but just look through the policy screens and you'll see it. :) you might even find some other stuff you wanna change.
     
  3. Shamus MacNoob

    Shamus MacNoob Moderator Political User

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    control panel

    Go to Control Panel /administrative tools / computer management/
    local users and groups/ users / choose the users in question and check off password never expires........;)
     
  4. Shamus MacNoob

    Shamus MacNoob Moderator Political User

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    sorry hightlight the user in question (right click) go to properties and then check off password never expires ;)
     
  5. Shamus MacNoob

    Shamus MacNoob Moderator Political User

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    classic control panel

    just plain old style control panel works for me :p