How to disable pin in Windows 11 and enable password

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Disable pin in Windows 11/10 is very easy to set up in Windows. Every time we set up a Microsoft account on our system, we also need to set up a PIN.

After account setup is complete, we generally only have the PIN option when the system is restarted, No password option is available to signin.

Due to the psychological preference, many users prefer the password sign-in method over PIN sign-in. To disable pin in Windows 11/10,You need to follow the given instructions below:-

1. Open Settings

Open Settings in Windows  and you will see the setting windows

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2. Click on Accounts

Now click on Accounts,there are many options, just click on Your info.

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3. Click on Your info

Click on Your info, new window will open .Under Account Settings you will get

  • sign in with Local account instead (if account is signed in with Microsoft).
  • sign in with a Microsoft account instead (if account is signed in with Local account).

Proceed according to your selection and follow on screen instructions

disable pin in windows 11

After doing above steps, Restart your System. Now you will get both the option to login that is PIN and password.

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Just select password option to sign-in with,after 4 to 5 times ,you will only get password option.

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How do i disable pin in windows 11/10

In Accounts section, click on Sign-in option ,check PIN category and click on it.There you will get both change PIN and remove PIN

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By removing pin you are enabling password option to sign-in your Windows

Wrapping Up

To remove sign-in pin you performed above mentioned steps.In Account setting more can be done.You can disable both password and pin in windows .

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