1. Join Date : Nov 2016
    Posts : 1
    Windows 10
       4 Weeks Ago #1

    winlogon.exe won't open


    When I'm trying to open winlogon.exe, nothing happens! Is it supposed to be opened like that and my computer has a problem, or am I just doing something wrong?
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  2. Join Date : Oct 2016
    Posts : 143
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       4 Weeks Ago #2

    winlogon.exe is the actual logon screen, it should always be running in the background. winlogon owns the ctrl+alt+del key combonation, so when you press that combo you activate winlogon.exe. You can't launch a secon winlogon process
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