Windows 7 - How to Lock Your Screen

There are several ways to lock your screen in Windows 7.


Option 1. Use the Ctrl+Alt+Delete keyboard combination and then select Lock screen. This will lock your computer and bring you to the Windows Welcome Screen where you will be prompted to enter the password for your network account.


Option 2. Use the Windows+L keyboard combination to automatically lock the screen. This will lock your computer and bring you to the Windows Welcome Screen where you will be prompted to enter the password for your network account.


Option 3. Click on the Windows Start Button Windows Start Buttonand the Start menu will open. At the bottom of the Start Menu you will see a Shut down button with an arrow to the right of it. Please click on the arrow and a submenu will open. Select the Lock option. This will lock your computer and bring you to the Windows Welcome Screen where you will be prompted to enter the password for your network account.

Windows Lock Option



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Keywords:Win 7 password protect lockout   Doc ID:49341
Owner:Sara S.Group:Parkland College
Created:2015-03-23 09:35 CDTUpdated:2016-09-21 16:26 CDT
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