Archived from groups: microsoft.public.windowsxp.configuration_manage (More info?)
Open Control Panel, open Display, go to the Screen Saver tab, remove the
check from "On resume, display Welcome screen," click apply and ok.
Michael Solomon MS-MVP
Backup is a PC User's Best Friend
"Claudia" <email@example.com> wrote in message
> How do I turn off the feature that closes my desktop
> after so many minutes and returns to user screen? I have
> xp home and a HP Laptop.