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Is there a way to apply a setting through GPO to implement screen saver time outs? My current site has no auto screen saver and I don't want to have to move to each computer to do this. Thanks!
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You can but it is a user setting not a computer setting, more information here

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc938799.aspx

If you wanted it to apply to machines you could enable loopback processing but generally the user setting is what most people will use to configure it.

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Mike
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You can also use WMI filters to block the policy on certain machines.
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This question has been classified as abandoned and is being closed as part of the Cleanup Program. See my comment at the end of the question for more details.
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