Create GPO to lock computer screen after 15 minutes?

Posted on 2012-09-10
Last Modified: 2012-09-12
How can I create a GPO to lock the user's computer after 15 minutes? Some users don't use screen savors.
Question by:victor2008
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    User Configuration\Administrative Templates\Control Panel\Display

    "Screen Saver", "Screen Saver executable name" (optional), "Screen Saver
    timeout" and "Password Protect the Screen Saver".

    That will kick off the screensaver after some minutes and will - if the
    user wants to work with the machine again, prompt him for the password.
    Yes, it's the "lock computer" screen.

    Cheers :)
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    Expert Comment

    I will take care of this next time.

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