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Switch console user remotely on windows

Sometimes I need to remote my home computer to make my kid's account logged-on physically and I'm currently using VNC to do that. Is it possible (with or without modification) to connect users to the ...
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Web access control for a Mac environment

Our home environment is all Mac. I wish to have more control over net access than I can manage using 10.6 or 10.5 Parental Controls. I don't want to install poor quality or unreliable software. I'm ...
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How does the Webfilter of Windows Vista's “Parental controls” work?

How does the Webfilter of Windows Vista's "Parental controls" work? Is it integrated in IE or a proxy?
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Parental controls floods system.log with errors

I was digging around for fun, and I found that the system.log was FLOODED with errors. Here's an example. Mar 20 08:46:34 THE-COMPUTER parentalcontrolsd[696]: -[ActivityTracker ...
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OSX - Parental Controls - System Preferences - Unchecked - But Not Blocked - Why?

Why is it that using Parental Controls and unchecking the box for System Preferences sometimes does not block a user from gaining access to System Preferences ? I have blocked other users accessing ...
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How to limit internet access time per mac address

I want to be able to limit the amount of time some devices can connect to the internet to one hour per day. As an added bonus, I would like to restrict some sites (or categories of sites) per MAC ...
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WLAN repeater and parental control on router

is it possible to use parental control on a router with a WLAN client conntected? If i use the MAC of the repeater all clients using this repeater are disconnected via the parental control. But I ...
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How can an administrator limit clocktime used by a Windows executable per time period?

In lieu of proper parenting, I want to limit the amount of clocktime a Windows executable consumes per time period - for example, I want my child playing no more one hour of Batman per day, without it ...
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Can we setup an application fullscreen and only allow the users to operate within the application?

I am setting up an exhibit and want to display an application and my website on an iMac. I don't want the users to do anything other than looking at my website and play around the application (or even ...
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How to hide the “hidden-but-not-really-hidden” parental controls icon on Windows 7 system tray

When Parental Controls are in effect, its icon gets displayed on the Windows 7 system tray. I am trying to hide it by customizing the system tray, setting the Parental Controls to "only show ...
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Parental control fail after time limit

I have set Parental Control for my children after 00:00am. It failed to promo and lock. After the time set, they still can play and the counter of the tray icon extended. What's wrong with it?
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How do I change the Parental Control settings for a user from command line on Windows?

I want to be able to change the parental control settings from the command line in Windows 7 for another user, so that I can change the settings without interfering with the session. (SSH is wonderful ...
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Is there an extension to limit website time in Chrome hourly?

The only thing I've found so far is StayFocusd, and it is nice but very limited. It doesn't let me set different limits per-site, and only limits for the entire day not in smaller increments. Are ...
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Impacts of daily work with gateway-based parental control

I am considering to install a gateway-based parental control system at home. I specifically want to activate ratings-based web filtering. From the documentation of commercial solutions such as ...
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How to customize the BitDefender 2011 Parental Control blocked website page

Any idea how I can customize the webpage displayed when trying to access websites blocked through BitDefender 2011 Parental Controls? Thank you.