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Posted by dmakhoul
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close instead of lock

Is there a way to change is so that when you close the session it just closes and doesn't lock the computer?

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Posted by Community Manager
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Re: close instead of lock

Hi @dmakhoul

You can pre-define which behaviour you would like to have in your TeamViewer Settings under Extras --> Options --> Advanced --> Advanced settings for connections to other computers --> Lock remote computer:

LockComputer.png

Here is the meaning of the different possibilities:

  • Automatic:  The remote computer will be locked, if it was also locked at the start of the connection.
  • Always:  The remote computer will always be locked after a connection. 
  • Never:  The remote computer will never be locked. 

I hope this helps you. 

All the best, Esther

Community Manager


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Posted by Community Manager
Community Manager
Solution

Re: close instead of lock

Hi @dmakhoul

You can pre-define which behaviour you would like to have in your TeamViewer Settings under Extras --> Options --> Advanced --> Advanced settings for connections to other computers --> Lock remote computer:

LockComputer.png

Here is the meaning of the different possibilities:

  • Automatic:  The remote computer will be locked, if it was also locked at the start of the connection.
  • Always:  The remote computer will always be locked after a connection. 
  • Never:  The remote computer will never be locked. 

I hope this helps you. 

All the best, Esther

Community Manager


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Posted by dmakhoul
Photon

Re: close instead of lock

Awesome, thanks Smiley Happy
Posted by axxe
Photon

Re: close instead of lock

How can I change this setting on a Mac?

 

Posted by Moderator Moderator
Moderator

Re: close instead of lock

Hello axxe,

Thank you for your message.

You cannot change these settings, as the automatic lock of the session is not possible for Mac OS.

If you need any further information, please let me know.

Cheers

Jean
Customer Support - 1st level Support
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Posted by axxe
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Re: close instead of lock

Did you mean to say iOS?  I am talking about mac OS (Computer, not mobile device)

Posted by Moderator Moderator
Moderator

Re: close instead of lock

Hello axxe,

Thank you for your message.

I meant Mac OS, not iOS.

Sorry, for the mistake, I just corrected it.

Cheers

Jean
Customer Support - 1st level Support
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