troubleshooting Question

How can you auto logout a user rather than just lock the screen / require a password?

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I was asking someone if they wanted their computer to put up the screen saver and require password when it wakes up.  

They misunderstood me and wrote 'yes, can you setup the auto logoff'. made me think - the users are standard users.  So when the computer locks, others can't use the computer - only admins and that previous user can log off the machine.

Is there a way to auto logoff users after x minutes?  Yeah, if a word doc or similar is open, it would either just force close word or save it with a default name? (although forcing close word is ok, because auto save will bring it back next time they open word?).


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