Locking & Unlocking + HP query

  littlestan 16:09 28 Dec 2009
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Hi - two hopefully simply queries and fingers crossed you can help me:
Firstly, when I leave my lappie in hibernate, how can I lock it so my teenage daughter doesnt just help herself to using it and more importantly, how do I unlock it thereafter! I dont want to completely shut it down all the time and although if i go to start there is the option to 'lock' I am not sure what may happen next and it might all go horribly wrong! I have a HP basic lappie running Vista.

Secondly - when I am looking at the icons on my computer panel - for instance I wanted to find out a bit more about something called MobileMe - the relevant icon opens, but then when i click on 'learn more' nothing happens. Same with my 'gadgets' on my opening screen, I cannot select any others than about 6 that are there already and although I double click nothing happens.

Many thanks in advance - happy NY LS

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 17:11 28 Dec 2009

Set a password on your account when you try and wake from hibernate or sleep mode it will ask for the password.

Make sure she doesn't know it but also make sur you do not forget it.

Make a password rest disk just incase click here

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