The following settings should be in place for the auto-login functionality.

 

1. The Password of the user that is should be provided in WinAutomation Console > Options >  Settings > Authentication > Login Password.

 


 2. In the WinAutomation Console > Options > Settings . General, the option "Start  Service Automatically on System Startup" should be checked.



3. The Properties of the Process under the "Run Policy" tab  should look like the screenshot below.

 

 

4. In case the CTRL+ALT+DEL keyboard combination is  normally required for a user to manually log in, then it *may be necessary to make the following changes.

*Only in case auto-login does not work.


- Open Local Group Policy Editor and go to "Local Computer Policy > Computer Configuration > Windows Settings > Security Settings > Local Policies > Security Options > Interactive logon: Do not require CTRL+ALT+DEL".

- Set the option to ENABLED.

   

5. It *may be necessary to check the following option as well.

*Only in case auto-login does not work.


- Open Local Group Policy Editor and go to "Local Computer Policy > Computer Configuration > Windows Settings > Security Settings > Local Policies > User Rights Assignment > Allow log on locally".

- The user or the user’s groups should be added into the "Allow log on  locally" policy.