There are a few options to lock your PC screen on Windows 10, which we have seen in the previous post. Today, in this post, we will show how to add a Lock option into the Start and Taskar on Windows 10? Built-in
To add the Lock option feature in the Start menu and taskbar, you need to create a shortcut of the Lock option and pin the shortcut to the taskbar and the Start.
How to add a Lock option into the Start and Taskbar on Windows 10?
To add a Lock option into the Start and Taskbar on Windows 10, perform the following steps:-
Step 1. Right-click on the empty area on the Windows 10 desktop.
Step 2. Select
Step 3. Once you will click on the Shortcut option, it will open the Create Shortcut wizard.
Step 4. On the text file below the “Type the location of the item,” copy and paste the following path:-
Step 5. Click on the
Step 6. On the “Type a name for this shortcut” field, type
Step 7. Click on the
You have just created a Lock shortcut. To test it, double-click on the Lock shortcut icon from the desktop, and your Windows 10 PC will be locked immediately.
Step 9. Click on the
Step 10. Browse for icon packs (default location of Windows 10 icon pack is C:\Windows\System32\shell32.dll) and select the icon you want to use.
Step 11. Click
Now you have successfully changed the Lock’s icon. Now, we will proceed to add the newly created Lock shortcut to the Start and taskbar.
Step 12. Right-click on the Lock shortcut on the desktop and then click the
Now you can access Lock from the Start menu as well as Taskbar.