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Locking Computer in XP
By  Super Admin  | Published  02/23/2005 | User Interface Page 2 | Unrated
Locking Computer in XP

To lock a computer in XP, as you probably know, you press "L" while holding down "Windows Logo" key on your keyboard. However, if you would like to lock a computer remotely, for example via "Remote Administrator", you don't have this ability. What you can do instead, is to create a shortcut on remote computer's desktop where

Target    %windir%\System32\rundll32.exe user32.dll,LockWorkStation

Start In %windir%

 

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  • Comment #1 (Posted by an unknown user)
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    its was what i was looking for to lock my pc at work i cant leave it open to view
     
  • Comment #2 (Posted by an unknown user)
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    I did not know how to do a basic lock of my puter. This gave me the answer
     
  • Comment #3 (Posted by an unknown user)
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    The solution for locking an XP computer is correct. However, I get an "Unlock Computer" message every time I leave my computer for several minutes and come back. Is there any way of disabling the Computer Lock feature? Thank you, Jeffrey Goldstein jandrgold@msn.com
     
  • Comment #4 (Posted by an unknown user)
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    weeeee!
     
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