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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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Firefox: how do I configure kiosk mode?

Mozilla's website states: Numerous features of the kiosk mode are configurable through policy or command line parameters when launching the browser. However, other than a single example to run kiosk ...
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How to connect over RDP to a Windows 10 machine with Kiosk Mode?

I enabled the Kiosk Mode on a Windows 10 machine (latest build) with the OneDrive app installed from Microsoft Store. After I restart the Windows 10 machine I was able to use the OneDrive app in Kiosk ...
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Remote desktop fails in kiosk mode

I have a Windows 8.1/10 system running in kiosk mode. By clicking on a button created for this purpose, a remote desktop connection must be made. What happens is that in kiosk mode this connection is ...
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How can I lock a guest user into a game environment?

Basically I'm looking to share my gaming PC with a friend but only in a way that would let him play my games without accessing any of my other files, parts of my OS / desktop environment Windows 10 ...
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firefox Kiosk with button to close it

is there a way to show a close button in firefox while in kiosk mode? firefox --kiosk All I need is to show just an X to close firefox, no tabs, other controls etc. If it's a limitation, alternatively ...
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How can I disable ALL print preview windows in Microsoft Edge OR How can I use Chrome or Firefox as my default app in Windows 10 Pro Kiosk Mode?

On Windows 10 Pro, I want to run kiosk mode with Chrome or Firefox (as I have successfully been able to remove all print dialog boxes from these). However, I cannot choose either of these ...
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GNOME - disable all key bindings and whitelist

I have an Ubuntu 20.04 with GNOME. I'm setting it up as a kiosk-mode machine, and for safety reasons would like to whitelist key bindings, meaning, disable all possible key bindings(e.g. ctrl+alt+t, ...
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Windows 10 Kiosk Mode - Edge with no sound issue

I am starting Microsoft Edge in Kiosk mode via Assigned Access to display a simple webpage with sound. For some reason sound will not work until press the volume up or switch user and manually change ...
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Two keyboards on the kiosk mode

I have a problem with appearing two keyboard when I use tablet in kiosk mode. I see black and gray keyboard (browser - edge). I don't really know why it's happening and I wanna turn off gray keyboard. ...
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Use not installed EXE\Application in Microsoft Intune Kioskmode

I hope you guys have a great Day! I hope someone can help me out :-) We want to use Intune Kioskmode with an Application that is not "installed" only copied. Unfortunately we can´t install ...
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Browser addons in Windows 10 Kiosk mode

Is there a way to install a browser addon (for example an adblocker) for the Microsoft Edge Browser thats running in a Windows 10 Kiosk? (Windows 10: Settings/Accounts/Family_and_other_users/...
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Restart Windows 10 every 30 days in Kiosk Mode

Is there a way to schedule a restart every month of the kiosk mode (Meaning the PC)? I know how I can do it on my account in home, but not sure if that is possible in that mode?
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Block new tabs on Chrome kiosk mode

I am currently developping a webapp using Powerapps for a company as an intern. The application is doing great but still has a big security issue with it... external links. As the title implies, I'm ...
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how to leave from chrome pdf viewer page in kios mode

i'm using chrome kiosk mode. When i open pdf it's open in chrome pdf viewer but i cant leave this page wihout keyboard. so user stucking on this page. how to fix this? maybe there is a way to make ...
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Windows 10 Kiosk mode issue

We have got small IoT device with Win10 Enterprise LTSC 2019 (Version 1809 OS Build 17763.1697). We want use it for Kiosk but there is no options to activate it. In Settings -> Accounts we don't ...
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Windows 10 KIOSK - immediate logout after login (multiscreen error)

I have problem with kiosk mode. After automatic login user is logged out after few milliseconds when KIOSK is configured and multiple monitors are connected. Removing monitors and restart results in ...
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How to set kiosk using windows imaging and configuration designer

I am going to set kiosk setting using Windows Configuration Designer. I followed this Set up a kiosk using the kiosk wizard in Windows Configuration Designer. But when i set app type to Classic ...
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Stuck in kiosk mode

I created a kiosk user on my corporate laptop as an experiment to see how it would run, and to see if I can use a dedicated computer to run an app at my job. There are a lot of online guides and I ...
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What is causing Provisionning Packages to fail to install?

I am trying to set-up a PC as a kiosk, using a Provisionning Package. When I log into the target computer, with a Domain Administrator account, and install the ppkg, I get the following error message: ...
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How to exit from shell launcher in Windows 10?

On a Windows 10 enterprise machine I have configured shell launcher according to this technical article. I only configured a custom shell for user1, who is not an admin; I didn't set a default shell ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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