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?
HaroldNetwork EngineerAsked:
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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

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HaroldNetwork EngineerAuthor Commented:
NVIT: where does the GPO come in?
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?
What example?
There are different screen saver policies. Simply download the GPO reference for windows 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.
HaroldNetwork EngineerAuthor Commented:
McKnife:"What example?" I was referring to the password GP. Never setup a GPO requiring a password or not.
Sure. And I have named the path and policy name for that, now use it :)
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