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Old 01-18-2002, 11:21 AM   #1
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Locking a console

When your logged in on the console, how do lock it, then unlock it?
Old 01-18-2002, 11:53 AM   #2
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You can use one of the many utilities that do console locking. A simple search on google brought me to this page:!INDEX.html

Check it out.


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