XP and Vista: Shortcut to Lock Desktop

   Posted September 13, 2003 by David Kirk in Windows

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This shortcut is the quickest way to lock your desktop in either XP or vista.

Strike the Winkey and L key together to lock your system.

WinKey-L locks your workstation/computer requiring your password to resume.


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David Kirk is one of the original founders of tech-recipes and is currently serving as editor-in-chief. Not only has he been crafting tutorials for over ten years, but in his other life he also enjoys taking care of critically ill patients as an ICU physician.
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