1. Joined : Oct 2014
    Posts : 128
    Windows 10
       21 May 2015 #1

    How to sign/log out


    Occasionally a change made with a program requires you to log/sign out and back in before it will take effect. I use TweakUI to remove the arrows from the desktop shortcuts. (Yes, I know there are other ways.) I'm on Build 10122 and when I went to log out I couldn't find a way to do it. In Win 8 its a shutdown option. I'm the administrator, only user, and login is set to automatic so that may be why the option to logout is not available. Of course I can (and did) reboot but that takes much longer. How do I logout in Win 10?
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  2.    21 May 2015 #2

    CalBear37 said: View Post
    Occasionally a change made with a program requires you to log/sign out and back in before it will take effect. I use TweakUI to remove the arrows from the desktop shortcuts. (Yes, I know there are other ways.) I'm on Build 10122 and when I went to log out I couldn't find a way to do it. In Win 8 its a shutdown option. I'm the administrator, only user, and login is set to automatic so that may be why the option to logout is not available. Of course I can (and did) reboot but that takes much longer. How do I logout in Win 10?
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  3. Joined : Oct 2014
    Posts : 128
    Windows 10
       21 May 2015 #3

    Thanks!
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  4. Joined : Apr 2014
    Space coast of Florida
    Posts : 4,329
    Windows 10 Pro X64 14393.576
       21 May 2015 #4

    I noticed there is no "Switch User" any more. When did that go away?

    Ah! Start10 from Stardock puts it back. Another + for them.
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  5. Joined : Jul 2014
    San Jose, California
    Posts : 1,954
    Ubuntu14.04x64 MintMate17x64 Win10Prox64
       22 May 2015 #5

    ztruker said: View Post
    i noticed there is no "switch user" any more. When did that go away?

    Ah! Start10 from stardock puts it back. Another + for them.
    ctrl+alt+delete
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  6. Joined : Apr 2014
    Space coast of Florida
    Posts : 4,329
    Windows 10 Pro X64 14393.576
       22 May 2015 #6

    topgundcp said: View Post
    ctrl+alt+delete
    Ah, thanks. I wonder how long before they remove that?
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  7. Joined : Oct 2014
    Posts : 1,309
    win 10 Insider
       22 May 2015 #7

    ctrl-alt-del - yes! It's been around for MANY years, now. Can still get you out of a hung comp situation.
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  8. Joined : Sep 2014
    Posts : 2,923
    Windows 10 Pro
       23 May 2015 #8

    Ztruker said: View Post
    Ah, thanks. I wonder how long before they remove that?
    Why would they remove it?
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  9. Joined : Apr 2014
    Space coast of Florida
    Posts : 4,329
    Windows 10 Pro X64 14393.576
       23 May 2015 #9

    Betas me but they've removed, or moved so many other things I wouldn't be surprised if they did.
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  10. Joined : Apr 2015
    Posts : 44
    Windows
       24 May 2015 #10

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    I like the way MS set this up.
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