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Goal is to have desktops lock if they walk away. Compromise is screensaver after some idle time + ask password. Used group policy, set idle time and ask password option...problem is it works on some...others it doesnt...any ideas? Using server 2003 func. Lvl...xp and 7 clients...


Any other way to lock it besides screensaver?

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Do you have a pattern for the hosts on which it doesn't work? If memory serves, the screensaver timeout GPO will lock the system always, whether or not a screensaver is defined or how new the OS is. –  Falcon Momot Oct 20 '12 at 7:02

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