Questions tagged [kiosk]

Kiosk is a mode an application can enter to lock down the user's ability to interact with specific parts of the interface.

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Kiosk Mode Browser in Windows 10 Home

I know there is a Kiosk Mode (previously Assigned User) in Windows 10 Pro, but is there any way to accomplish it in Windows 10 Home? I'd prefer Chrome, but I'm open to another browser.
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Prevent Microsoft Edge from stealing vertical swipes in Windows 10 assigned access (kiosk)

I've set up assigned access (kiosk mode) in Windows 10 so that MS Edge launches a website on boot. This is all working well, apart from Edge seemingly stealing vertical swipes (it's a touch screen - ...
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Windows 10 Cannot remove kiosk mode: Error: Try your changes again

I have just setup kiosk mode (Assigned Access) on my Windows 10 Pro Version 10.0.18363 Build 18363. After playing around with it for a bit with the assigned app set to Clock I wanted to get rid of it ...
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Start xinit with default font?

I'm using Raspberry Pi and try to make it like kiosk. I've added my app as a service to the systemd /lib/systemd/system/app.service and it starts when system opened. Inside the app.service: [Unit] ...
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Configure windows kiosk keyboard

I have a windows pc, running on kiosk mode, with a chrome browser also in kiosk mode. I have several inputs that need to be filled by the user, so the touch keyboard is enabled to show the keyboard ...
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How can I fix my remote W10 kiosk without formatting?

I have a remotely installed kiosk using Windows 10 where I can't set any of the options or remove the kiosk because I would get this: screenshot I have tried removing the user manually and ...
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Chrome kiosk loads page but also another instance of chrome

I need it to load a local web server which i got to work. Upon reboot it opens a new Chrome window along with the kiosk window. windows 10 OS. Only need it to load the my local server. not anything ...
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How to start a web browser as a “shell”?

I would like to better run a media player on my Linux (Ubuntu 16.04), connected via HDMI to a TV. Today I use Kodi: it is started via a systemd service (ExecStart = /usr/bin/xinit /root/.xinitrc) /...
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How to choose Chrome in Windows Kiosk mode instead of Edge

See screenshot, how to make Chrome appear as one of the apps? Chrome is not listed as one of the 'official' apps in the application list. . Windows 10 Enterprise - 10.0.17763
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Always allow access to webcam in Edge kiosk mode

I am using my Surface Pro with Windows 10 Pro as a display and digital signage for my customers. I have set up the device with assigned access (according to this guide https://docs.microsoft.com/en-...
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How to run a unity-built after Computer is turned on

Goal User turns on Computer and Unity-built runs automatically. Upon system start and thereafter Unity start, User only sees the maximized gameview of unity. No windows Taskbar, steamVR window, nor ...
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Can't disable Alt+F4 in Fluxbox

I'm trying to make a kiosk-mode PC using standart Ubuntu 18.04.3 LTS with gdm3. Got a separate user "kiosk" which uses Fluxbox. I would like to disable Alt+F4 command which closes current window (...
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Whitelisted Websites by Acrylic DNS won't load pages from Table Widgets

acrylicdnsproxy_1.0.2 firefox_68.0.2_x64 Kiosks Computers are suppose to be a simple experience for it's Users. I'm trying to setup a Kiosk Computer. This PC will have restrictions for Internet &...
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Linux Kiosk Mode for Specified Programs

I am using Linux Mint and I want to only be able to run certain apps on it. All the posts that I have found so far are about locking it down to a browser which isn't what I want as I need to be able ...
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How do I restrict my Windows Hotspot connected devices to only access whitelisted sites and local intranet using the Windows Firewall?

I'm trying to design a Windows based console to allow devices to connect to it and access my locally hosted sites for information access, these consoles are going to be placed in remote areas and will ...
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Create a local Kiosk account

For a few years we deploy our images using DCIM on a custom build Window PE boot stick. Since a few days i'm playing arround with MDT and it very cool! However bumping my against something i did in ...
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How to make a fresh home directory for a user each time it is logged into Linux Mint 18.2

I am trying to set up a guest session type account. Because you cannot rename guest session (which I need to rename) I am trying to make a userprefs account to have a state that the user account is ...
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Windows 10 Kiosk Mode in Edge blank screen after inactivity

I have setup a Windows 10 kiosk where Edge goes to a predefined website. When I was configuring it, I had left it in my office and every day it seemed to be fine. Now that I deployed it, I find ...
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Firefox: disable keybord shortcuts in command line

I need to install an embarked computer on which the user interface is a web page rendered with firefox. I have managed to produce a kiosk like set up (see this link). I still need to disable the ...
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Is it possible to launch Chrome in kiosk mode in Windows 10 without showing the desktop? [duplicate]

I cannot find a reliable solution to start chrome (in kiosk mode) in Windows 10 at system startup, without showing the desktop environment. More precisely, i CAN start Chrome in kiosk mode, but it ...
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Microsoft Edge in Kiosk Mode Loads Corporate Intranet First

I am setting aside a domain computer that will be using Assigned Access with a local account in Kiosk Mode. I had really wanted to use Chrome since its --kiosk works great with the full screen. ...
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Chromium in kiosk mode

I have an website built in HTML which has an iframe to present content to the user from external websites. Can this be done in Chromium running in kiosk mode, assuming those websites present the X-...
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How to change the Partial Cut Width of a Zebra KR203 printer?

i need to change the Partial Cut Width so the printer doesn't cut all the paper when finishing to print something, i tried to do this in the printer properties but all the options are locked and i don'...
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Capture console.log to a file?

I'm running a Chrome kiosk and want to retain and aggregate logs. The Chrome docs say that you can use --enable-logging --v=1 and it will log the to the chrome_debug.log file. Doing this creates a log,...
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Virtual Keyboard in a chrome kiosk app?

I just created a Chrome Kiosk app following this doc. Now, I'd like to be able to add a virtual keyboard that shows on/off automatically when (un)focusing on input field. The app is meant to be used ...
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Possible to have duplicate Google Chrome installed?

It is possible to have 2 duplicate Google Chrome install in a machine? The reason why I need 2 duplicate Google Chrome is because 1 Chrome Application is just for the normal, whereas the other one ...
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Windows 10 Kiosk Mode - User is immediately logged out

I am trying to setup a Kiosk account running a sideloaded app. This worked by using the "Assigned Access" mode before version 1803. Version 1803 broke it, and the kiosk user was immediately logged out ...
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Kiosk Browser in Windows 10 Enterprise LTSB 2016 (v.1607)

I bought an all-in-one monitor with Windows IOT, I want to build a browser kiosk locked in one page. Is it possibile with this version of Windows? I did not find Edge and moreover I did not find any ...
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Is there any way to remotely control a surface tablet running Windows 10 in kiosk mode

We are planning to put a surface tablet at a client site, and put it in kiosk mode using Windows 10 Assigned Access, and that part works well. Edited: This is a Windows 10 Home version, so there is ...
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Restore Windows 10 Partition on every boot to previously defined state

we, a non profit youth center, are running a view windows 10 Pro computers on which the kids can play and research. Because of the limited time of the volunteers to maintain these computers, we are ...
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How to set Google Chrome to automatically open up and in full screen

I have Dell Windows tablet (I think the model is the Venue 11 Pro) and when the tablet is turned on I want it to automatically open a specific web page (lets say cnn.com for example) using Google ...
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Chromium-Browser Kiosk Mode

I am running a Raspberry Pi with Chromium-Browser in Kiosk mode. The purpose is to make available an ADP clock-in/clock-out Kiosk for employees in our building's entrance. @/usr/bin/chromium-browser -...
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Firefox Quantum - Kiosk Mode

I currently use this method to emulate chrome's kiosk-mode in Firefox Quantum on Windows 10: Install Firefox Quantum Install AddOn AutoFullscreen in Firefox's address-bar, type about:config and set ...
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Chrome kiosk: can auto updates and Safe Browsing downloads be disabled or blocked?

I are running Chrome in kiosk mode in custom linux environment, and have IoT devices that run on cellular. I am noticing that Chrome periodically downloads approximately 3MB of data an hour, updating ...
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Windows Kiosk mode no virtual keyboard after killing explorer.exe

I am having a problem when trying to use a Windows 10 tablet as a Kiosk and after I kill the explorer.exe the keyboard doesn't appear. I am having a major problem here because killing explorer.exe is ...
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Lock down Win10 Kiosk but allow access for IT technicians?

I'm implementing a kiosk on Surface Pro 4 tablets that is locked down for public consumption but I haven't figured out a robust method to allow technicians to access the device for troubleshooting and ...
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How to configure a listening-only NTP client?

I'm creating an advertisement display, based on RaspberryPi (no real time clock present) and piCore, which is busybox-based tinycorelinux. It will be behind a firewall, and even within its own network ...
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Chrome kiosk create infinite window

Context I'm trying to configure Windows 10 to boot directly on chrome in kiosk mode so the user can only see the webpage. So I've followed those steps and launch Chrome in kiosk mode with the ...
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Chrome Flag Paramaters - Touch to hold creates X drop down Button in kiosk mode / full screen mode . bat

Working on a custom kiosk, users should have no way of exiting browser without a keyboard. I just noticed that when you touch and hold the screen (or swipe from the top of the screen) a circle x drops ...
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Touch Keyboard on Windows 10 Logon Screen

We are using Windows 10 on a kiosk system. Normally, the user interacts with the system via touch-screen, but a keyboard is available if required. We have enabled "Automatically show the touch ...
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Fullscreen chromium through dual/multiple displays

I have a LUBUNTU 16.04 system, and I've been trying to make chromium browser go fullscreen on a dual display setup without success. It just goes fullscreen on a single display. It must also be done ...
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Connect to WIFI from Chrome while in kiosk mode

I have a small setup, where a windows tablet starts up and automatically loads a webpage in Chrome, in kiosk mode. But the webpage requires WIFI to work (Ethernet cable is not an option), is there ...
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Windows 10 Kiosk Mode and msg.exe

We implemented Kiosk mode on a couple PCs and are now unable to send the PC a message using msg.exe. The msg.exe works when the PC is not in Kiosk mode. This is what we did to implement Kiosk Mode: ...
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Disable Chrome's page translation on the commandline

I build a dual monitor dashboard with Google Chrome (V. 60.0.3112.78) under CentOS 7. Everything is working with the exception that I am not able to disable Chrome's translation feature via the ...
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How to allow touch support on multiple monitors simultaneously?

I made a ReactJS app which will run in kiosk mode in a museum, on touch screen monitors. That is, the app will run in the Chrome browser, full screen, with right click and other gesture events ...
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Switch any program to kiosk mode

Sometimes friends or even unknown people visit me and we are doing something on my computer. I often find myself in the situation when I want to leave the computer but I don't completely trust the ...
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LaunchAgents: Launch App as root

I'm doing a kiosk app for osx. there was a previous version of this app working on OSX 10.8, but the computers got updated and now the app isn't working properly. i need to avoid user can kill the ...
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Windows 10 Professional - Disable Taskbar

I've been trying to do this a number of ways, I want to start up basically in kiosk mode for my home touch screen PC. I'm using software that loads at startup, but is very old - it can't be made ...
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Hide everything before my app starts

For a kiosk computer (no keyboard, no mouse, only touch screen), I would like to hide everything before my app starts, or replace it by a custom logo. How can I do this? Disable the display of BIOS ...
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OnScreen keyboard in Windows 10 IE kiosk mode

What we have: Windows 10 Pro amd64 1607 all updates installed for one user registry key HKCU\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Winlogon\shell changed to C:\Program Files\Internet Explorer\...