2. Click on the User Accounts and Family Safety link.
Note: If you're viewing the Classic View of Control Panel, you won't see this link. Simply double-click on the User Accounts icon and proceed to Step 4.
3. Click on the User Accounts link.
4. In the Make changes to your user account area of the User Accounts window, click the Remove your password link.
5. In the text box on the next screen, enter your current password.
6. Click the Remove Password button to confirm that you'd like to remove your account password.
7. You can now close the User Accounts window.
8. Now that your Windows Vista account password has been deleted, you will no longer need to log on to Windows Vista when your computer starts. Windows will now load all the way to your desktop automatically.
Ha that's funny. Glad I only buy oem versions, as I rarely if ever need tech support from Microsoft. Last time I had to call them was to help b/c a copy of windows didn't want to activate on a customers laptop...note was using the number physically on the bottom...hhmm....lol. When windows wages war too much, reformat....I win.