?
Solved

Windows TS Session screen lock

Posted on 2011-04-19
1
Medium Priority
?
303 Views
Last Modified: 2012-06-27
I have a thin client which launches a citrix app which is basically IE pointing to a website which displays a powerpoint presentation.
It all works fine but the screen locks itself after 10 minutes.
I'm looking for a script which will disable the screen lock and then launch the website.
I can't launch the website locally as it's pointing to a powerpoint presention which needs IE to run it (firefox doesn't have an add in to play powerpoint and then thin client isn't on the network anyway.

0
Comment
Question by:wildminduk
1 Comment
 
LVL 11

Accepted Solution

by:
TheGorby earned 2000 total points
ID: 35424523
Are you referring to the screen saver timeout? If so this batch script should work, just replace the website with your URL.
SET WEBSITE="http://www.websiteURL.com"

SET REGKEY="HKCU\Control Panel\Desktop"
REG ADD %REGKEY% /v ScreenSaveActive /d 0 /f
REG ADD %REGKEY% /v ScreenSaverIsSecure /d 0 /f
REG ADD %REGKEY% /v ScreenSaveTimeOut /d 0 /f

"%ProgramFiles%\Internet Explorer\iexplore.exe" %WEBSITE%

Open in new window

0

Featured Post

Industry Leaders: We Want Your Opinion!

We value your feedback.

Take our survey and automatically be enter to win anyone of the following:
Yeti Cooler, Amazon eGift Card, and Movie eGift Card!

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Welcome, welcome!  If you are new to the series and haven't been following along, please take a brief moment to review the first three installments: Part 1 (http://www.experts-exchange.com/Programming/Languages/Visual_Basic/VB_Script/A_266-VBScri…
When you see single cell contains number and text, and you have to get any date out of it seems like cracking our heads.
Whether it be Exchange Server Crash Issues, Dirty Shutdown Errors or Failed to mount error, Stellar Phoenix Mailbox Exchange Recovery has always got your back. With the help of its easy to understand user interface and 3 simple steps recovery proced…
Kernel Data Recovery is a renowned Data Recovery solution provider which offers wide range of softwares for both enterprise and home users with its cost-effective solutions. Let's have a quick overview of the journey and data recovery tools range he…
Suggested Courses

621 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question