How to set time-out
Tue Oct 29 20:46:00 2002
Very cool. I would limit it to mouse move events myself. We could really use
the feature here. Thanks for the feedback!
From: Andy Harter [mailto:email@example.com]
Sent: Tuesday, October 29, 2002 11:24 AM
Subject: Re: How to set time-out :VSMail MX2
The semantics of IdleTimeout are currently to disconnect only if there are
input events or update requests from the viewer. If you have a clock
updating in the taskbar, for example, nothing more than a minute will have
It would be possible to add more control to what IdleTimeout means, will
consider it for a future release.
----- Original Message -----
Sent: Monday, October 28, 2002 8:01 PM
Subject: How to set time-out
> I hope I am not out of line with this question. I have just started using
> VNC. We need to set our machines up so that they time out after about
> minutes, if a user forgets to log off. I am using the following registry
> HKEY_CURRENT_USER\software\ORL\WinVNC3\IdleTimeout. If I set the time to
> 30 seconds or less, it works. If I set it to anything above that, the
> machine does not time out.
> Can someone please tell me what we are doing wrong?