Having trouble finding the place where to enable auto-logon in Windows XP Professional? Since it's not so secure, it's well hidden. If you still want the functionality, do the following:
- Click Start, Run and enter
- In the list of users, highlight the user account you want automatically logged on.
- Uncheck Users must enter a Username and password.
- Click Apply.
- In the next dialog, enter the password for the account you selected in Step 2, if any
- OK your way out.