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Old August 3rd, 2003, 05:42 PM
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Locked out

Somehow, my son has locked up my laptop where I get a message...Computer is in use and has been locked....and asks for user name and password to unlock, problem is that, it won't let me type in that info.....
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Old August 3rd, 2003, 06:24 PM
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Does this happen as soon as you Boot? (at the logon screen?)
Have you tried rebooting?

Looked about and found a few possible reasons.
It can happen if a screen saver has the Password option enabled.

Here is a possible fix for 2000

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