We help IT Professionals succeed at work.
Get Started

Locking the Keyboard and Mouse remotely

raybeam asked
Last Modified: 2010-05-02
I need a way to lock the keyboard and the mouse remotely, I need to build an application using VB and probably DirectPlay to lock the mouse and keyboard on a remote machine, in other words I need to lock the whole PC...anyone have any idea how to accomplish this ? :)
Watch Question
This problem has been solved!
Unlock 1 Answer and 14 Comments.
See Answer
Why Experts Exchange?

Experts Exchange always has the answer, or at the least points me in the correct direction! It is like having another employee that is extremely experienced.

Jim Murphy
Programmer at Smart IT Solutions

When asked, what has been your best career decision?

Deciding to stick with EE.

Mohamed Asif
Technical Department Head

Being involved with EE helped me to grow personally and professionally.

Carl Webster
CTP, Sr Infrastructure Consultant
Ask ANY Question

Connect with Certified Experts to gain insight and support on specific technology challenges including:

  • Troubleshooting
  • Research
  • Professional Opinions
Did You Know?

We've partnered with two important charities to provide clean water and computer science education to those who need it most. READ MORE