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Sudipto, Hardware Engineer
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Experience:  Certificate Course In Computer Maintenance
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computer is locked and it is not letting me type anything into

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computer is locked and it is not letting me type anything into the username password XXXXX
Submitted: 7 years ago.
Category: Computer
Expert:  Sudipto replied 7 years ago.
HiCustomer Thank you for asking your question on JustAnswer. The other Experts and I are working on your answer. By the way, it would help us to know:

-What operating system are you using?

-What have you already tried?

Thank you again for trusting us with your problem. Please reply as soon as possible so that we can finish answering your question.
Customer: replied 7 years ago.
Windows XP Home Edition
Expert:  Sudipto replied 7 years ago.
When it is asking for password XXXXX soon as you power on or after loading the OS i.e Xp??
Customer: replied 7 years ago.
I have tried clicking ok and tried entering password. Tried turning off and on...
Customer: replied 7 years ago.
It is asking for username password XXXXX now. It is not letting me type anything in. Computer is locked so when I power down it is going into hybernate mode and not fully shutting down....
Expert:  Sudipto replied 7 years ago.
Do you get this window like the image below.

Customer: replied 7 years ago.
No I was getting a gray box that said your comuter is in locked mode or something. There were two boxed to fill in for the username and password. It was unresponive when I tried to type things in... Now I am getting no prompt....
Expert:  Sudipto replied 7 years ago.
Please let me know the exact make and model no. of your pc?
Customer: replied 7 years ago.
Uh, I don't know what just happened but I lost the prompt and then I turned it off and it seems to be rebooting...

It look like I am ok now....
Expert:  Sudipto replied 7 years ago.
Thats great it seem the problem is happened due to some file corruption and rebooting had resolved the problem.

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