The AutoAdminLogin feature lets you log in to the desktop and eDirectory without being prompted to enter login credentials.
NOTE:With the initial release of the Novell Client for Windows, there is no way to perform only an eDirectory auto admin logon.
Click the Start button, then type netplwiz.exe (or control.exe userpasswords2) in the field.
Press Enter to open the User Accounts dialog box.
On thetabbed page, select the user that you want to enable AutoAdminLogon for in the list.
When prompted, enter the password for the selected user, then click.
After the machine is rebooted, a Windows-only logon occurs for the specified user.
Click the regedit.exe in the field.button, then type
Press Enter to open the Registry Editor.
Navigate to HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Novell\Login, then add the following:
Value Type=REG_SZ, Name=AutoAdminLogon, Data=1
Value Type=REG_SZ, Name=DefaultUserName, Data=eDirectory username
Value Type=REG_SZ, Name=DefaultLocationProfile, Data=profile to use (that is, Default)
Value Type=REG_SZ, Name=DefaultPassword, Data=the user's eDirectory password
NOTE:If the Windows password is the same as the eDirectory password, the last value is not necessary. In the future, a way to securely store the eDirectory password might be provided.
Close the Registry Editor.