Auto lock Windows desktop connected to 2012 R2 AD server.

Auto lock Windows 7 and up desktop connected to 2012 R2 AD server via a GPO. I've found a couple links that show how to activate the Screen Saver but I'm wanting the same effect, as if you ctl-alt-del and click "Lock this Computer".

Is this possible?
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HaroldNetwork EngineerAsked:
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NVITCommented:
Make a LockPC.bat file of this code:
rundll32.exe user32.dll, LockWorkStation

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To run it, double-click the LockPC.bat file

http://www.idsecuritysuite.com/blog/how-to-lock-down-the-computer-via-a-shortcut
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HaroldNetwork EngineerAuthor Commented:
NVIT: where does the GPO come in?
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McKnifeCommented:
Then use the GPO that requires a pw.
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HaroldNetwork EngineerAuthor Commented:
McKnife: sorry not set this up either. You have an example of this?
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McKnifeCommented:
What example?
There are different screen saver policies. Simply download the GPO reference for windows https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=25250 if you look for policies.
In the user policy part ->adm. templates ->control panel - personalization
there are all the screen saver policies. ->"password protect the screen saver" is its name.
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HaroldNetwork EngineerAuthor Commented:
McKnife:"What example?" I was referring to the password GP. Never setup a GPO requiring a password or not.
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McKnifeCommented:
Sure. And I have named the path and policy name for that, now use it :)
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