Computer locks up Tags: Computers Windows XP Last response: July 20, 2010 9:10 PM in Windows XP Share janiceabernathy July 20, 2010 4:33:29 PM Hello, my computer locks up every time i use it have to show password to continue More about : computer locks hang-the-9 July 20, 2010 4:56:06 PM What do you mean by locks up? Does it just go to a screensaver where you have to type in your password? janiceabernathy July 20, 2010 7:32:10 PM when im off of it for a few minutes and come back it has the xp logo& this computer is locked and only the administrator can unlock it then i have to type in my password . Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer hang-the-9 July 20, 2010 9:10:55 PM That's just a screensaver option, nothing to worry about. Turn it off. Right-click on your deskop, to to Options > Screen Saver and either uncheck the password protect button, or turn off the screen saver totally. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumComputer locks up and voltages spike ForumUSB Storage locks up computer ForumComputer locks up /freezes - please help me diagnose this! ForumHome-built computer used to BSOD, now locks up ForumComputer periodically freezes / locks up . ForumComputer Locks-up while Downloading ForumComputer locks up ForumComputer locks up fairly often... asus ai suite 2 auto overclocked ForumComputer locks up ForumComputer monitor turns off and then computer locks up ForumComputer locks up at random times. ForumComputer Locks up During intense game, help needed. ForumMonitor goes off after startup, computer locks up . ForumComputer locks up and loud buzzing sound comes from speakers ForumComputer Locks Up When Wireless Drops ForumNew computer . Locks up randomly when running OS. ForumComputer locks up all the time ForumComputer Locks Up When It Goes to Sleep/Standby ForumHELP!!! Please with Windows XP Forumcomputer beep / IE page locks up More resources Read discussions in other Windows XP categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Video !