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Windows 7: Task : Lock screen after 10 minutes inactivity

03 Aug 2013   #1
unko

Win7x64
 
 
Task : Lock screen after 10 minutes inactivity

Hello,

Months ago i made a task to lock screen after 10minutes idle. It worked well but it doesn't anymore, didn't change it and no app making the comp busy so i dunno why... Maybe cause of an update or something? Hope to find an answer.

Thanks.


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03 Aug 2013   #2
YoYo155

Windows 10
 
 

Did you try this?

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13 Mar 2014   #3
unko

Win7x64
 
 

Old thread.. But having the same problem again as i just did a clean install. I made a .bat file with the following text :

@echo off
rundll32.exe user32.dll, LockWorkStation
cls

I created a task, set it to launch that bat after system's inactive for 5mins, no waiting. It doesn't seem to work..
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15 Mar 2014   #4
unko

Win7x64
 
 

It seems that screensaver may interfere with this..? If screensaver start too earlier, computer won't lock, and if task lock computer before screen saver comes in, it'll never come, right?
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