[BCAB] Win 10 weirdness.

Tiddy. tiddyogg at madasafish.com
Tue Jun 11 15:53:47 BST 2019


Sorry Roger, in its locked statenothing works except Jaws echoing key 
presses.
My normal shut down is Windows key -x followed by U to get shut down menu.

-Tiddy.

On 11/06/2019 15:45, Roger Woolgrove wrote:
> 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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