Dave Lers wrote: > Leslie Turriff wrote: >> This countdown timer serves no useful purpose for me, since I'm >> the only user of my machine. How can I turn it off so my logout >> completes more quickly? > > I cannot remember/find anything with a timer. The attached image > settings turns my PC off when I click Log Out. With Confirm Logout > selected I also have to hit enter (or click an option), but no timer. ...None of the TDM Session Manager options invoke a logout countdown timer. I'm wondering if the OP is using a different display manager, e.g. KDM which has such a timer.