Turn off Ctrl+Alt+Delete in Windows 7


Personally, I don’t think this adds a whole lot of security when I login to my machines running Windows 7.  Its more of a nuisance that I have to press Ctrl Alt Delete before I can login, so I typically disable this security feature.

To do so:

  1. Navigate to Control Panel > User Accounts > User Accounts

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  2. In User Accounts, click on the link Manage User Accounts

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  3. On the User Accounts window, select the Advanced tab.
  4. Under Secure logon, deselect the Require users to press Ctrl+Alt+Delete.  Click Apply and then exit out of the windows.  Your now all set to no longer have to press Ctrl Alt Delete when logging into Windows 7.

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