Disabling the Autolock Feature

Issue/Question

How do I disable the autolock feature in Windows 8? After inactivity of one minute, the computer will display the lock screen and I have to re-enter my password.

Environment

  • Windows 8
  • Windows 8.1

Resolution

  1. Navigate to the Control Panel.
  2. Select User Accounts.
  3. Select Reset Security Policies.

Details

Article ID: 2036
Created
Tue 3/8/16 2:42 PM
Modified
Thu 8/6/20 12:57 PM