Cannot Log Off Current User in Windows


When you click Start, click Shut Down, and then click Log Off User, you may be logged on again without a password prompt.


This issue can occur if you configure your computer to log on automatically.


To resolve this issue, follow these steps:

  1. Click Start, point to Settings, and then click Control Panel.
  2. Double-click System.
  3. On the Network Identification tab, click Change.
  4. In the Network Identification Wizard, click Next.
  5. Click This computer is for home use and not part of a business network
  6. Click Users must enter a user name and password.
  7. Click Next, and then click Finish.