Disable Password Requirement When Waking Windows 8 From Sleep

In this article we explain how to disable the password requirement when waking Windows 8 from sleep.

Introduction

In this article we explain how to disable the password requirement when waking Windows 8 from sleep. When your system goes into sleep mode and after some time we want to active your system, then the system requires the password. So we solve this problem in this article.

Procedure to disable the password requirement in Windows 8

Step 1

First we must move to the Windows 8 Start Screen and then press the "Win + W" shortcut key in our Desktop to bring up the settings search and type "power" and hit Enter.

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Step 2

Then we see the Power option and select it.

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Step 3

When the power option window opens, in right panel click the "Require a Password on Wakeup" link.

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Step 4

On the next screen click "Change Settings that are Currently Unavailable" so we can access the Password Protection options that aren't available.

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Step 5

Now, under "Password Protection on Wakeup" select "Don't Require a Password" and "Save Changes".