How To Lock Your Workstation

If you leave your workstation and want to prevent unauthorized access, it is easy to lock it.   Simply hold down the <Windows> key on the keyboard and then press the “L” key.   All your programs and documents will remain open but your workstation is now locked.   You can press the <Space bar> key to bring up the login prompt and enter your password to sign back in when you’re ready. 

If you don’t have a password set on your account, click here to see how to do this.

Below is a video clip of this process

Now that your password is securing your workstation, how about your files? Click here to see info on how to backup your data.


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