Autologon not working anymore


We have been using autologon.exe from sysinternals for years.

Now the autologon does not work anymore.

We set the user, password and domain and reboot the computer it just says:

Bad user name or password - If we click ok, it says "domain\" in username. (missing the username)


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are you able to login with this username & password ? maybe the password is changed?
mcsweenSr. Network AdministratorCommented:
Just edit these registry settings for autologon.  Create them as string values if they aren't there.

HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Winlogon
DefaultUserName - Set this to the user you want to auto logon
DefaultPassword - Set this to that user's password
DefaultDomainName - Set to AD Domain Name or if using a local account set it to the computer's name
AutoAdminLogon - set to 1

Delete AutoLogonCount and AutoLogonChecked if they exist.

Reboot and the computer should auto-logon with the user/password specified.

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Mr TorturSystem EngineerCommented:
did you try this way for the login : user@domain ?
mikeydkAuthor Commented:
mcsween> AutoLogonCount is recreated every time the computer reboots?

Mr. Tortur> Not working with UPN :(
mikeydkAuthor Commented:
First set registry
Password(Username or password incorrect)
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