I THOUGHT I WILL NEVER GET IT BACK, I REALLY DO LOSE MY HOPE, BUT THEN I SAW THIS, AND DIDN'T HESITATE TO DO IT, AND IT REALLY WORKS! http://www.howtogeek.com/howto/16929/prevent-users-from-changing-screen-saver-and-wallpaper-in-windows-7/ My Account | Log Out | Advertise Search: Home Forums About Us Geek Culture Advertise Contact Us FAQ Members List Calendar Today's Posts Search Search Forums Show Threads Show Posts Registry Settings User Key: [HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Policies\Microsoft\Windows\Control Panel\Desktop] Value Name: ScreenSaveActive, SCRNSAVE.EXE Data Type: REG_DWORD (DWORD Value) Value Data: (0 = disable screen savers, 1 = default) >> Recommended Download - check, repair Send to Email Address Your Name Your Email Address Cancel Post was not sent - check your email addresses!
This very easy and works if you recently upgraded to Win8 or reinstalled/refreshed. Can we have hope into a update from microsoft? worked well and I did not find it in any other searches today (8/25/2015). http://electrictricycle.net/cannot-change/cannot-change-settings.html Not turn it on and off.
Type EXIT and press ENTER on your keyboard. Notice the message One or more of the settings on this page has been disabled by the system administrator at the bottom of the section. All rights reserved.
CJ >-----Original Message----- >Hi, > >If he is running PRO, type gpedit.msc at Start/Run and navigate to User configuration>administrative >templates>control panel>display and in the right hand pane, double click the 'Screensaver Thank you. Thanks in advance! have a peek at these guys joeschmoe Customize Windows XP 3 10-05-2003 11:08 PM How do I change the main screensaver Jerry Customize Windows XP 1 07-29-2003 08:05 PM Developed by Xeonext Web Solutions Contact Us Archive
If it exists, then delete it. 4. Anyone know what it is? With your tips, their logo is gone and we are happy. lucas thank you, took me so long to find this Vardan Thanks a lot!
If its enabled, then disable it and your problem should be solved. for your help. RSS ALL ARTICLES FEATURES ONLY TRIVIA Search How-To Geek Prevent Changing the Screen Saver and Wallpaper in Windows 7 Sometimes you might not want users to have the ability to Ben @Rafael I think it! :D Raj K Boopathi Thanks..
Last modified: October 9, 2002 More Guides » Security Guide Support Forums Software Guide Scripting Guide Search PC Tools AntiVirus PC Software & Windows Tools | Copyright © 1998-2016 PC Local Admin can change the screensaver, so I copied that to Default User but no go. Again, before making any changes to the Registry, make sure to back it up. Back on the Group Policy Screen, double-click on Prevent changing screen saver.
Today we look at how to prevent them from changing either one or both. Changing back to Standard left several settings in the "ease of use", including the "remove background". June 17, 2010 YourAdmin :P Nikhil, Domain policies over-ride local policies in a domain environment. I set it back to 'Not Configured' and the dropdown was still accessible so we left it at that.
Todd This was the answer I was looking for. If you are a home user and the Screen saver timeout numeric box is restricted/disabled (greyed out) from the Display Properties and looks like the pictures below then there is a