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This risewindows article will have a few options to lock your PC screen on Windows 10, which we have seen in the previous post. But now, we will show you how to add the Lock option to the Start and the taskbar in Windows 10.
How to add a Lock option to the Start and Taskbar on Windows 10?
To add a Lock option to the Start and Taskbar on Windows 10, perform the following steps:-
Step 1. First, right-click on the empty area on the Windows 10 desktop.
Step 2. Now, select
Step 3. Then, once you click on the
Step 4. After that, on the text file below the “Type the location of the item,” copy and paste the following path:-
Step 5. Next, click the
Step 6. Now, type Lock on the “Type a name for this shortcut” field.
Step 7. Then, click on the
Here, you have just created a Lock shortcut. Double-click on the Lock shortcut icon from the desktop to test it, and your Windows 10 PC will be locked immediately.
Step 8. After that, if you want to change the icon of Lock, right-click on the
Step 9. So, click on the
Step 10. Next, browse for icon packs (the default location of Windows 10 icon pack is
Step 11. Then, click
After that, you successfully changed the Lock’s icon. Now, we will add the newly created Lock shortcut to the Start and taskbar.
Step 12. Finally, right-click on the
Now you can access Lock from the
That’s it for the article.
I hope this post will be helpful to you.
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