Check Control Panel> Power Options> (left side) Require a password on
wakeup. Is "Require a password" checked?
Hope this helps,
[MS MVP- IE]
"sylvain" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
> Hi, After the power settings turn of my screen for example, or after
> the screen saver, it often happens (but not always) that the "Locking your
> computer screen" appears and stays for more than 5 minutes before the
> screen shows up (without any reaction to inputs). The "Resuming your
> computer" screen after resuming from hibernation also stays for such a
> time. Does anyone have a hint on how to stop (control) this ?