Any Way to Lock Laptop when closing lid?

Discussion in 'Windows Vista General Discussion' started by Trickymon, Mar 13, 2007.

  1. Trickymon

    Trickymon Guest

    I am wondering if there is any way to set my laptop in Vista so that when I
    close the lid it automatically locks the computer, forcing anyone who wants
    to use it to type in a password. Thanks.
     
    Trickymon, Mar 13, 2007
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  2. Yes, it's in the power options.
     
    Richard G. Harper [MVP Shell/User], Mar 13, 2007
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  3. Trickymon

    dean-dean Guest

    Go to Control Panel\Power Options and click on "Chose what closing the lid
    does". Make your choices, and also choose "Require a password", under
    "Password protection on wakeup" (Save changes).
     
    dean-dean, Mar 13, 2007
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