Re: Restricting User Access Hours
Turn off at the mains .
#On Tue, 29 Dec 2009 02:06:01 -0800, Zakhary
>So far, all replies have referred either to internet-specific hour
>restrictions via making changes on the router or links and suggestions on
>searching through a search engine or forum.
>1) I am interested in restricting full computer access on a per user or per
>group basis; not just internet and not on a per computer or house-wide basis.
>2) Searching the internet was tried before coming here and gave a few hits
>that will be attempted. One site gave a way to use command prompt to
>establish access hours for particular users, which may be tried. However, my
>reason for coming here was not to be re-directed elsewhere, but because my
>experience on these forums is that they afford me input from individuals who
>have personal expertise and know-how on whatever given Microsoft subject.
>Please only respond if you personally have the know-how on restricting
>log-in hours **for particular users or user groups** within the operating
>system. Alternatively, if you know of no way, but have a program to offer,
>that could work too.
>> I'm not sure where to post this, so am posting it in "general"
>> As a parent, I would like my children to not be able to use the computers
>> during certain hours of the night. There are two computers: one operates on
>> XP; the other on Vista
>> I was looking through the User Account and Computer Management console to
>> see if there was a way to establish user or group policies that restricted
>> particular users or groups from having the ability to log on during certain
>> hours of the day. However, I had no success finding anything. Is there any
>> way to do this that I was not able to find? Or, would I need a separate
>> program to be able to make these restrictions happen?