If you’re using your computer, it is registered with your OS. Even if you did not enter your username and password you’re signed into a user account. If you’re not using your PC, log out to block others from accessing your personal documents and passwords you have saved.
To sign out of Operating System, click the appropriate link from below and follow the directions. If your mouse isn’t working, these instructions will include keyboard shortcuts.
How do I sign out of Microsoft Windows
- Windows 11
- Windows 10
- Windows 8 and 8.1
- Windows 7 and Vista
- Windows XP
On your keyboard, type Ctrl + Alt + Del and select and choose Sign out option.
If you click or click (A) in the taskbar, then click on your profile’s name in the lower left area of the menu (B) then select Sign out from the pop-up menu (C).
With your keyboard, press Ctrl + Alt + Del Select the option to Sign out .
If you want to, simply click to start and at to the uppermost part page of the Start menu Click your name, then select to sign out..
Windows 8 users and 8.1 users
Enter the keyboard shortcut Ctrl + Alt + Del Select the option to Sign out .
At or on Windows 8.1 Start screen, select your profile icon, then select your profile icon and then select the sign out option, as depicted in the picture.
- How to sleep and Restart or Shut Down Windows 8.
Windows 7 and Vista users
Press Ctrl + Alt + Del Select the option to Log off .
Click Start or Start, then click the Start menu, click the right arrow, next to the Shut Down button and select on the button to log off.
Windows XP users
Start by clicking to start and then click on the Log off button.
How do I log out from your Windows command line
On on the Windows Command Line, type to use the Logoff command.
How do you sign out of Apple macOS
- Select the Apple icon located in the upper-left edge of your screen. This will open Apple Menu. Apple menu.
- On the bottom of the list, select at the bottom of the list, click the option to log out. option.
If you’re logged in via a shell using an command line enter to exit. “exit command”.
How do you exit Linux
If you’re logged in via the shell via your command line enter exit. “Exit” option.
How do I get rid from Chrome OS (Chromebook)
Hold the power button till a variety of options appear on screen. Select option 1. sign out option.
Click on the oval located in the lower right corner of the screen , where the time icon and the battery icon are. In the pop-up window for settings, select to select the sign out option in the upper-left corner.