Best way to fix “The username or password is incorrect” in Windows

Windows is the best and the most popular operating system in the World. There are many versions of it that give you amazing service throughout the working time on your Windows. But sometimes when you start your computer and try to log on to the Windows computer then you may get “The username or password is incorrect” issue on the screen and you cannot be get into the Windows. The problem may happen in Windows7/ Windows Vista/ Windows 8/ 8.1 or Windows 10. Due to the prompting of this error issue you cannot be able to access any application. So you should fix this problem by using some manual methods or you can also use Advanced System Repair tool to fix the issue automatically.


Compatible with the Windows 8 32-bit and 64-bit Operating System, Windows 7 32-bit and 64-bit Operating System, Windows Vista 32-bit and 64-bit, Windows XP 32-bit
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Symptoms –

There are many symptoms you can see in your computer after the prompting of Windows username or password is incorrect error issue. Unable to get into the Windows, system stuck at certain point, screen freezing with blue screen of death sometimes, etc. are some of the common symptoms that you can see when you get “The username or password is incorrect”.

Causes –

Main cause for the occurring of “Windows username or password is incorrect” error message is the incorrect input of username or password. Sometimes incorrect credentials are also a reason for the prompting of this error issue. Corrupt domain also causes the issue very much.

How to fix “The username or password is incorrect” in Windows

If you want to fix this issue efficiently then go with the following manual steps:

  1. Go to the start button and type “netplwiz” in the search box and hit enter. This will open up advanced user account configuration.
  2. Near the top of the box you will find “Users must enter a user name and password to use this computer.” Just check the box here and click on
  3. Now boot your computer. You have to enter a username and password. The problem is resolved now.
  4. If you want to boot your computer with no username or password then simply uncheck the box again.
  5. Enter your username and password once. After that, you will no longer be prompted for entering username and password.

The above manual method will help you to fix the issue of “The username or password is incorrect” in Windows very efficiently. But if manual method doesn’t work then you should download the Advanced System Repair tool to fix the issue automatically.


Compatible with the Windows 8 32-bit and 64-bit Operating System, Windows 7 32-bit and 64-bit Operating System, Windows Vista 32-bit and 64-bit, Windows XP 32-bit
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Advanced System Repair tool is one of the best tools in the world that helps you to resolve the whole error issues in Windows and associated components. This tool will scan the entire computer and then repair the corruptions and errors automatically. With the help of this tool you can improve the productivity very much.

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