How To Disable Windows 10 Lock Screen

By Gizbot Bureau

Windows 10 provides a lot of features and the interface is entirely different. In Windows 10, you would have observed that the operating system would have a lock screen that greets with beautiful wallpapers when you turn on your computer or laptop.

Lock screen

The lock screen provides security and takes more time to startup. Some users feel its waste to have a lock screen on the computer. If you want sign-up screen directly, then you have to disable the lock screen. This article suggests you the best methods to disable Windows 10 lock screen.

1) Use the Registry editor

1) Use the Registry editor

In this method, we are using the Registry Editor to disable Windows 10 lock screen. Here are some easy steps to disable the lock screen.
Step 1: Using the keyboard, press the button Windows+R, type regedit and click enter.

Step 2: Here you are required to browse to the directory, HKEY_Local_MachineSoftwarePoliciesMicrosoftWindows.

Step 3: Right-click on the Windows directory and select New->Key to create a new one.

Step 4: Rename the new key as Personalization. On the new folder, right-click and select the New and DWORD (32-bit) Value.

Step 5: Rename the created new folder with NoLockScreen, change the value data to 1 and select OK.

Now restart your computer and the lock screen will not be displayed anymore.

2) Rename the Lock Screen App Folder

2) Rename the Lock Screen App Folder

This method can be used when you don't want to change the registry editor manually. Well, this method does not suit all the Windows 10 build. Here are some simple steps to disable the Windows 10 lock screen .

Step 1: First go to folder C:WindowsSystemApps.

Step 2: Here you can see the folderMicrosoft.LockApp_cw5n1h2txyewy and right-click the folder and rename the folder. 

Step 3: Add .off after the folder's name to disable the Windows 10 lock screen.
This method will help you to disable the lock screen by renaming the lock screen app.

3) Use Group Policy Editor

3) Use Group Policy Editor

With the help of the Local Group Policy Editor, you can disable the Windows 10 lock screen. To disable the lock screen, you need to follow some simple steps.

Step 1: Click on the Windows+R key, type gpedit.msc, and select Enter.

Step 2: Navigate to the specific folder Computer ConfigurationAdministrative TemplatesControl PanelPersonalization. Select the option "Do not display the lock screen".

Step 3: Here, click on the option Enabled and press on Apply for the changes.
This is another simplest method to disable the lock screen on Windows 10 and get directly into your computer.

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