Victor Delta wrote:
> Does anyone know of a small utility (preferably freeware) which will
> prevent a screensaver engaging e.g. by simulating some sort of activity on
> the computer.
> Our IT department has installed security screensavers which start after a
> ridiculously short period of inactivity and are driving us all nuts as one
> has to log in from scratch to get back in!
Get a metronome and put your mouse on it... or get a cat.
If it's Windows you are talking about, try putting defrag or scandisk on
your desktop. Let such a process have a spin every time you leave your
desk. I think this might work. It depends on what is defined to be
inactivity... in that software the IT guys installed.
Roy S. Schestowitz