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vagelism
August 28th, 2011, 08:37 PM
Hello to all!
How can I have an icon to my taskbar or desktop to simly lock the pc when I want to leave unattented my workstation?
Thank you!

candtalan
August 28th, 2011, 09:23 PM
I am using Ubuntu 10.04 but the process for another version will hopefully be similar:

one method:

Top panel
Right click
add to panel
scroll down items in [add window] to locate 'lock screen' item
drag item into panel

also see
https://help.ubuntu.com/8.04/keeping-safe/C/lock-screen.html

tmette
August 28th, 2011, 10:26 PM
Why not just hit Control+Alt+L, it's much faster.

haqking
August 28th, 2011, 10:27 PM
Why not just hit Control+Alt+L, it's much faster.

+1 beat me to it