How to set a password to wake computer from sleep mode

original title: I have my power setting set to shut down monitor ofter 10 minutes, I want to be able to have it password protected when waking my monitor

I have my power setting set to shut down monitor ofter 10 minutes, I want to be able to have it password protected when waking my monitor. How can I do this?

 

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Last updated October 10, 2019 Views 12,387 Applies to:
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Hi,

I would suggest you to try the steps mentioned below and check if it helps.

 

a.      Click “Start”, type “Power Options” in the start search box, and press “Enter”.

b.      Click on “Require Password on Wakeup” on the left pane.

c.      Select the option “Require a password on Wakeup

d.      Select the option “Require a password.”

 

 

For your reference: http://windows.microsoft.com/en-US/windows7/How-do-I-change-the-password-requirement-when-my-computer-wakes-from-sleep

 

Hope this information is helpful.

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