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Lock Your Computer

Do this when you wish to leave programs, documents, and windows open and running while requiring a password to use the computer. When you “lock” a computer, this means that only you or an administrator can “unlock” a computer. It requires a password and appropriate username to unlock.

  1. Hold down CTRL + ALT+ DEL.
  2. Click Lock Computer.
  3. To unlock, simply type in your username and password in the appropriate dialog boxes

You can also lock your computer by holding down the Windows Flag () and L.


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