Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 874863
Difficulty getting to Password from Lock Screen
Last modified: 2014-02-05 07:56:21 EST
Description of problem:
Difficulty getting to password screen from lock screen. Traditional methods do not work.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Fedora 18 Alpha.
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Select "Lock" from user menue
2. Try to move from lock screen to password screen
Usual methods of getting to password screen such as move mouse, press space, or press shift do not work. Only able to get to password screen by pressing enter or esc.
Should be able to get to password screen by moving mouse or pressing any key on keyboard.
Update to this ticket: as of Fedora 19, you can just start typing your password and it will move the window-shade automatically.
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