Screensaver.....password protect???

Discussion in 'Computer Support' started by Adrian Underwood, May 8, 2004.

  1. Hi.Im using Windows XP.
    If I use a screen saver on pc and I want to "password protect" it,is this
    the password that I use when I log on to Windows??
    Adrian Underwood, May 8, 2004
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  2. No. If you password protect a screensaver it does not need to have the same
    password you use to logon to windows. If your aim is to 'lock' your PC, just
    press the Ctrl+Alt+Delete and click 'Lock Computer'. The password needed to
    unlock the PC is the same as your logon password.

    Phil Jennings, May 8, 2004
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  3. Adrian Underwood

    pcbutts1 Guest

    Yes it is.
    pcbutts1, May 9, 2004
  4. Adrian Underwood

    Toolman Tim Guest

    Even quicker on XP - use the Windows Key & L

    Toolman Tim, May 9, 2004
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