To start accessibility programs when you lock your computer desktop


Open Utility Manager by pressing the Windows logo key + U. 


Click a program in the list.


Select the Start automatically when I lock my desktop check box.

To cancel the automatic start, clear the Start automatically when I lock my desktop check box.


You can also open Utility Manager by clicking Start, pointing to All Programs, pointing to Accessories, pointing to Accessibility, and then clicking Utility Manager. Please note, however, that you will have limited program management capabilities. 

You can set Narrator, Magnifier, and On-Screen Keyboard to start when you lock your computer desktop.

For more information about the accessibility programs that can be managed in Utility Manager, click Related Topics.

Related Topics

Narrator overview

On-Screen Keyboard overview

Magnifier overview

Start or stop accessibility programs with Utility Manager

Start accessibility programs when Utility Manager starts

Start accessibility programs when you log on to your computer

Utility Manager overview

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