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Windows 2000 CTRL+ALT+DEL Style

Posted March 2003 by Steve Sinchak

If you want the Windows 2000 CTRL+ALT+DEL screen to appear in XP instead of immediately jumping to the task manager simply deactivate the welcome screen:

start > settings > control panel > change the way users log on and log off > uncheck "Use the welcome screen"

now reboot your machine (it didn't work on my machine until I rebooted). now when you use CTRL+ALT+DEL you can do all the same things you could with 2000 (eg. Lock The Computer or force a shutdown)

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