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Old 10-04-2004, 03:34 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Hey, my sisters constantly get on my computer, I can't stand it, I have very large downloads running with BitTorrent, and they always mess it up, I was wondering how I could make it so they cant get on, even if they shut down the comp and turn it back on, or something so they cant get on without a password, if anyone knows how to do this, or has a program plz reply asap.. I do have a screensaver with a password, but its easy to get out of.. Alt Tab :-P
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Old 10-04-2004, 03:58 PM   #2 (permalink)
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pu a password on your acct and have it auto lock if windows xp or 2000
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im windows ME, so cant do that so easily
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Buy a deadbolt. Seriously.
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I would install Win2000 or XP. Or do a google for password protection/acces. Or take your mouse with you everytime you leave ur comp.
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lol, thats a nice idea major, keyboard and mouse.
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Old 10-05-2004, 04:59 PM   #7 (permalink)
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Here's a program that works for that quite well (will start automatically if you enable the option, when rebooted, if it was enabled during power-off).

http://www.softstack.com/products.html
is their list of products. They have a trial on all of them... and strangely enough, the one I downloaded (supposed to be a 30day trial) has not bothered me in over four months! Anyway, I use this one, "Hide Files and Folders":
http://www.softstack.com/hff.html

They have a couple of options there.
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