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3 Ways to Lock Windows 10 Computer

If you have to leave your Windows 10 PC alone for a period of time and don't want to shut it down, you can turn off its display by locking it, using one of the following three methods.

Tip: You'd better create user password or add sign-in options in advance so that your PC will be protected with password, PIN or picture password when it is locked.

Video guide on how to lock Windows 10 computer:

3 ways to lock Windows 10 computer:

Way 1: Lock computer via the user icon in Start Menu.

Open Start Menu, click the user icon and choose Lock in the list.

Way 2: Lock computer through Ctrl+Alt+Del options.

Press Ctrl, Alt and Del at the same time, and then select Lock from the options.

Way 3: Lock computer in Screen Saver Settings.

Step 1: Type lock computer in the search box on taskbar and choose Lock the computer when I leave it alone for a period of time.

Step 2: In the Screen Saver Settings dialog, choose On resume, display logon screen and hit OK.

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