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log off

 and log out
to record one's exit from a computer system. (This action may be recorded, or logged, automatically in the computer's memory.) I closed my files and logged off. What time did you log out?
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log someone off

 and log someone out
[for someone] to cause someone to exit from a computer system. (This exit may be recorded, or logged, automatically in the computer's memory.) Mary had to rush off to an appointment, so I logged her off.
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log off

also log out
to stop using a computer system When the file transfer is complete, you can log off the Web and launch your print program.
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By coupling "Follow-Me Computing" with the door access capability of CRYPTOCard's multi-function smart card, an administrator can also ensure that users have to log off after every session in order to be able to travel around the campus - eliminating the considerable security risk associated with users leaving a computer logged on - particularly in the health services, government, and financial services sectors.
By coupling CRYPTOCard's CRYPTO-Logon with the door access capability of CRYPTOCard's multi-function smart card, an administrator can also ensure that users have to log off after every session in order to be able to travel around the campus - eliminating the considerable security risk associated with users leaving a computer logged on - particularly in the health services, government, and financial services sectors.
By coupling "Follow-Me Computing" with the door access capability of CRYPTOCard's smart card, an organization can ensure that users have to log off after every session in order to be able to travel around the campus - eliminating the considerable security risk associated with users leaving a computer logged on - particularly in the health services, government, and financial services sectors.
Furthermore, users can now simultaneously share a single dialup connection throughout their home and avoid having to wait for other family members to log off just to check emails or instant message.
NetOFF can be configured to log off the end user at any of the following events:
The IT administrator would use Desktop Authority to define the target set of computers, set the configuration changes, and schedule the install to occur when users log off on a given night.
Automatic device configuration, automatic logon and log off clinical applications and real-time workflow adjustments are among the advancements possible and practical with a Radianse IPS.
By simply coupling "Follow-Me Computing" with the door access capability (HID or Mifare) of CRYPTOCard's multi-function smart card users log off after every session in order to be able to travel around the campus - eliminating the considerable security risk associated with users leaving a computer logged on - particularly in the healthcare, government, and financial services sectors.
By simply coupling "Follow-Me Computing" with the door access capability of CRYPTOCard's multi-function smart card, an organization can ensure that users have to log off after every session in order to be able to travel around the campus - eliminating the considerable security risk associated with users leaving a computer logged on - particularly in the health services, government, and financial services sectors.
As more people adopt Wi-Fi and as more public hotspots become available the need for a VPN that protects the user's data from the time they log on until the moment they log off is necessary more now than ever before.