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Windows 7: Lock Shortcut on Taskbar (or Desktop)

06 Apr 2011   #1
cdmoomaw

Windows 7 Professional x64 + Xubuntu 11.10 + Mac OS X 10.7
 
 
Lock Shortcut on Taskbar (or Desktop)

Hi, I frequently lock my computer when not in use, and was wondering if there is a way to pin a shortcut on the taskbar (or the desktop). I have made a desktp shortcut in XP by linking to some DLL file ("%windir%\System32\somefile.dll, LockWorkStation" or something to that effect). Does this still work with Win7? If so, what is the file (or another method; it really doesn't matter the route, only the destination).

Thanks in advance,
~ CDMoomaw


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06 Apr 2011   #2
PooMan UK

Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit
 
 

Have a looky over here pal

Lock Computer - Create Shortcut
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06 Apr 2011   #3
cdmoomaw

Windows 7 Professional x64 + Xubuntu 11.10 + Mac OS X 10.7
 
 

Yes! This is exactly what I was referring to. Thanks.
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06 Apr 2011   #4
PooMan UK

Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit
 
 

No probs pal, glad you got it sorted
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