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accessibility options prevent login?

by lernzremix / April 9, 2006 7:08 AM PDT

Hi all, a co-worker turned on _all_ of the accessibility options on my PC as a gag and turned off the computer. Upon being presented with a logon screen, any keypresses made result in an audible 'bong' noise, the title bar of the 'press ctl+alt+del to login' window flashes and the keystroke appears to have done nothing. At this point, I cannot press ctl+alt+del to be able to log in. Any ideas?

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Safe Mode
by joesmithers06 / April 9, 2006 8:12 AM PDT

Don't know if these changes will translate or not, but you could try using safe mode to unset those things. Otherwise, call in the company IT people and let them earn their pay.

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did not work
by lernzremix / April 9, 2006 11:38 AM PDT
In reply to: Safe Mode

nope, safe mode, debug mode, most recent config.... all turn the accessibility on, so that didnt work but thanks.

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