Re: User account locking automatically
What was the software that you installed? Does it run on demand or run
constantly in the background? Did it change your preferred screensaver
and/or power options settings at all?
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"CSUjr" <CSUjr@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
> When I am idle for about 10 minutes, my desktop disappears and another
> appears saying that my user account is locked.
> I am not using a screensaver and I have set my power settings to 'Never'.
> I made these settings about 3 weeks ago and, until today, I have not had
> this happen before.
> The only change that I made between then and now is that I installed some
> software yesterday.
> Because of this, I am considering uninstalling that software.
> However, I am not sure what to do next.
> Also, if this is occuring because of a setting that I can change, I would
> prefer to just make that setting change rather than uninstalling the
> Does anyone have any suggestions?
> With appreciation,