How to disable the welcome screen in windows Xp for secure logon

For a secure logon many people would want to disable the welcome screen in windows Xp to make sure that their user accounts remain private.

In secure logon the list of all the user accounts are not provided. We will have to type the user name and the passwords ourselves, while logging to windows.

To disable the welcome screen in windows Xp:
  • Go to the control panel and then open user accounts.
  • Then select “change the way by which users login”.
  • Then uncheck the Use Welcome screen check box.
  • Close user accounts.
Restart Windows Xp.