How to Disable Lock Screen in Windows 10

In this post, we will see the steps to:

Let us begin.

How to Open Lock Screen Settings in Windows 10

Follow any of the underneath ways to open lock screen settings in Windows 10.

Method #1Open Settings. Hit “Personalization.” Click on “Lock screen” in the left sidebar.

Method #2 – Launch the Start menu. Type lock screen. Hit “Lock screen settings” in the search results.

Method #3Launch Run. Type ms-settings:lockscreen in it and then press “Enter” key.

You can use the above command in the coming programs: Task Manager (Hit File > Run new task option to use the command), address toolbar, and address bar of File Explorer.

You can also use the start ms-settings:lockscreen command in the Command Prompt or PowerShell to start personalization settings.


How to Create a Lock Screen Settings Shortcut in Windows 10

Follow the underneath steps to create a Narrator shortcut in the Windows 10 desktop or File Explorer.

Right-click on desktop or File Explorer blank area. Hover your mouse over “New” in the context menu. Hit “Shortcut.”

Type ms-settings:lockscreen in the “Create Shortcut” pop-up. Click the “Next” button. Give the shortcut name if you don’t like the suggested one. Click on the “Finish” button.


How to Disable Lock Screen in Windows 10

Follow the below steps to disable lock screen in Windows 10.

Start Registry Editor. Get a backup of the Registry before proceeding.

Expand HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE > SOFTWARE > Policies > Microsoft. Right-click on the “Windows.” Select New > Key.

Provide the name as Personalization and then press the “Enter” key. Right-click on the blank area right pane and then select New > DWORD (32-bit) Value.

Give the name as NoLockScreen and then press the “Enter” key. Double-click the DWORD and provide 1 in the “Value data” field. Hit the “Ok” button.

Note: To enable lock screen, remove the “Personalization” key, or change the value of the DWORD to 0.