Password

Password specifies the password for the Username account used for autologon to the Domain, and whether the password is made more security-enhanced in the unattended installation answer file.

Child Elements

Setting Description
PlainText Specifies whether the autologon password Value is hidden in the answer file.
Value Specifies the autologon password.

Valid Configuration Passes

auditSystem

oobeSystem

specialize

Parent Hierarchy

Microsoft-Windows-Shell-Setup | AutoLogon | Password

Applies To

For the list of the supported Windows editions and architectures that this component supports, see Microsoft-Windows-Shell-Setup. This setting is not configured in a Nano Server image.

XML Example

The following XML output shows how to set autologon.

<AutoLogon>
   <Password>
      <Value>MyPassword</Value>
      <PlainText>true</PlainText>
   </Password>
   <Domain>FabrikamDomain</Domain>
   <Enabled>true</Enabled>
   <LogonCount>2</LogonCount>
   <Username>MyUserName</Username>
</AutoLogon>

AutoLogon