Press the Windows key+ R keys simultaneously to open the Run dialog box.Type control userpasswords2 in the run prompt and press Enter key.Click on your Microsoft account, uncheck the “Users must enter a user name and password to use this computer box”. Do the instructions and you are done. OK for us forum readers this is how it's done. Now, For Users who happen to change there Microsoft account password after employing the above technique, it appears you will have to undo and then redo the Login Screen bypass instructions listed above. My Family and friends who have bypassed the log in screen and then changed there account/login password have had windows 8.1 continue to try and log you in with the old password necessitating the suggested fix. Microsoft if this app can be made aware of password changes we will be grateful.