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16 Dec 2009   #11

Windows 7 Home Premium 32-Bit - Build 7600 SP1

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by starwolf1336 View Post
If i schedule a virus scan at lets say 3pm, but im logged off but the pc is still on, will it still run the scan? Or do i need to be logged in for it to happen.
If you have it set for Sleep Mode, it won't run. Put it on Hybrid Sleep and the Virus Scan, etc. will run OK. I would think that as long as the PC is on, things should run OK.
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17 Dec 2009   #12
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Win 7 Ultimate x64

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by PooMan UK View Post
If you have set a password for your profile just press "CTRL ALT DELETE" then "lock this computer"
Start + L works just as well.
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