My team had issues with this a long time ago until we considered the
gerund and past tense forms of the term: 

logout-->logouting; log out-->logging out.

Logout-->logouted; log out-->logged out.

As a result, the terms "log out" and "log in" made more sense.

Jon Harvey
Manager, Desktop Documentation
CambridgeSoft Corporation
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Cambridge, MA 02140
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Subject: OT: log out, logout or log off logoff

What do you call it when you exit a program and return to the main log
in screen:

log out, logout or 

log off, logoff

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