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How To Turn On Remote Desktop Automatic Logon in Windows XP
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This article describes how to turn on Remote Desktop automatic logon. By default, this version of Windows XP is configured to prompt each user to enter a password when connecting through the Remote Desktop client. This behavior holds true even when a correct user name and password are entered in the Remote Desktop Connection box before logon. This article describes how to alter this behavior.
Enable Remote Desktop LogonTo allow automatic logon to a computer running this version of Windows XP through Remote Desktop, follow these steps while logged on as an Administrator: