[BCAB] Win 10 weirdness.

Roger Woolgrove rawoolgrove at gmail.com
Tue Jun 11 15:45:06 BST 2019


Tiddy

On desktop hit alt+f4 and dialogue is on shut down, hit enter
or
Ctrl+Alt+Delete and cursor up once to power and hit enter in that 
dialogue. Will be on shut down, hit enter.

hth

r

On 11/06/2019 14:41, Tiddy. wrote:
> Win 10, Jaws 2019, HP laptop.
>
> I normally leave the machine in sleep mode, and open the lid to wake 
> it up.
> It says "locked screen" so I push Escape.
> It then normally says "Welcome" and Enter gets it away.
>
> This morning it wouldn't come out of the Locked state.  It seemed very 
> busy as Jaws would only echo key presses after several seconds, then 
> repeat "Locked Screen" again
> In desperation I tried the old alt-ctrl-delete trick and it started.
>
> It's started twice since OK.
>
> My question, which my efforts to get the thing going prompted is-
> How do you force a shut down on this laptop.  hHolding the start 
> button down doesn't work?
>
> -Tiddy.
>
>
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