That is what it does. The following stop the user from setting the wallpaper by right clicking in IE or Picture Viewer: If anyone has any ideas, it would be greatly appreciated, all machines are running XP Pro. Hmm, I read it from the sysinternals forum. It is not in msconfig, so there is nothing to uncheck if it is there.
|License:||For Personal Use Only|
|iPhone 5, 5S resolutions||640×1136|
|iPhone 6, 6S resolutions||750×1334|
|iPhone 7, 7 Plus, 8, 8 Plus resolutions||1080×1920|
|Android Mobiles HD resolutions||360×640, 540×960, 720×1280|
|Android Mobiles Full HD resolutions||1080×1920|
|Mobiles HD resolutions||480×800, 768×1280|
|Mobiles QHD, iPhone X resolutions||1440×2560|
|HD resolutions||1280×720, 1366×768, 1600×900, 1920×1080, 2560×1440, Original|
Prevent user from changing wallpaper
Squashman, we are basically using bginfo so they can give us their IP address easily, verify they are on the domain, make sure they are logged in correctly, etc. And yes, bginfo is set prveent use a wallpaper with the company logo on it. I consider myself a pretty reasonable person and do my best to accomadate people’s requests. The following stop the user from setting the wallpaper by right clicking in IE or Picture Viewer: See picture for location and settings.
Something I was enabling was preventing bginfo from working but it seems fine, now.
BgInfo Configuration & User Deployment using Group Policy
I should have specified that these were individual desktop machines, not hosted terminal services sessions. Windows Services – switch from Auto to Manual if it’s there. I manage a call center and the presidential campaign has started a wallpaper war. Firstly, it makes the icons have that drop shadow effect that can’t be changed, did you find a way round this?
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I use the same GPO with the client side extensions on each machine to create a task sequence that launchs BGInfo at login and then runs it at an interval in case the user does change the desktop. This does not need admin rights. Shenan is correct – and I did not make that clear All the options in group policy to stop students changing the wallpaper only work if active desktop is enabled.
Enabling Active Desktop Wallpaper would prevent this but it also prevents bginfo from changing the wallpaper.
Stop users from changing wallpaper while using bginfo Discussion in ‘ Windows XP ‘ started by rrogersOct 8, Yes, my password is: That is what we do at work. I installed bginfo Sysinternals just to have it when I needed it. Similar Threads – Stop users changing.
Stop users from changing wallpaper while using bginfo
Office Office Exchange Server. We will be going with option 2 — using the domains namespace, and net logon folder to store BGInfo and the wallpaper. BGInfo and Active Desktop.
Have you tried this reg fix: I think if you define a wallapaper in the policy, then it does display in front of the BGinfo Bitmap wallpaper, but you can still have active desktop turned on as long as there’s no wallpaper specified. I am unable to send you a message through your profile, but if you could respond to jviolanti at mnsd dot org, I would love to implement BGInfo at my school and keep the little buggers from changing the background 0 Votes.
Wallpaper without Active Desktop?
Not sure where my problem was.