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Old 05-14-2008, 09:20 AM   #1
mccartjd
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Smile Create Default Screensaver


Is there a config file I can modify that will ensure all users have the same screensaver settings?


A million thanks,
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Old 05-14-2008, 09:34 AM   #2
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I was told to go to the file below

/usr/lib/X11/app-defaults/XScreenSaver


Edits the /usr/lib/X11/app-defaults/XScreenSaver with the following settings:

*timeout: 0:15:00
*cycle: 0:00:00
*lockTimeout: 0:00:00

Will this ensure users screensaver have a password requirement neccesary to enter?
 
  


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