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Old 02-04-2010, 04:34 PM   #1
rl92694
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Software that locks keyboard and mouse but leaves display active?


I have a computer whose display I want active all the time, but that I don't want people coming up to and doing anything on. At the same time, I want the keyboard and mouse to remain connected because even though they will seldom be needed, when they are needed it's important that they be available quickly.

I guess I'm looking for a screensaver that doesn't save the screen. Something that prevents the mouse and keyboard from doing anything unless a PAM authentication is entered, just like a screensaver would.

Does such a piece of software exist?

Thanks.
 
Old 02-04-2010, 05:04 PM   #2
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Im not sure if this would do what you're asking.. But check out unclutter
 
  


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