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Windows 7: Parental Controls and Logging Out

18 Sep 2010   #1
granfalloon

Windows 7 32
 
 
Parental Controls and Logging Out

I have parental controls set up to lock my son's user account after a certain time of day. the trouble is, when he's on the computer, then leaves, and I come in later, his profile is locked but not logged out. I can't get in to his profile to log him out, of course, unless I disable the parental controls first. How can I force another user to log out from my profile?


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19 Sep 2010   #2
Layback Bear

Windows 7 Pro. 64/SP-1
 
 

Can you just reboot you computer and then log yourself in.
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19 Sep 2010   #3
Brink
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 10 build 10130
 
 

Hello Granfalloon, and welcome to Seven Forums.

The tutorial below can help show you how to log out another user from your administrator account using Task Manager. It's the same in Windows 7 as Vista.

Task Manager Users - Log Off a Local User - Vista Forums

Hope this helps,
Shawn
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