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    Lock Mac Desktop screen
    hi there,
    i am new to objective-c, and i want to write a cocoa application to lock a desktop screen and wait for user to enter password , and if password is correct then unlock screen.
    please any one tell me how to do it using objective-c(Xcode).

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    You do know that's built into the system right? Set to require password after screensaver...set up hot corner to start screensaver.
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