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Old 03-17-2009, 09:46 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Hello, it is great that you can just press A and lock the keyboard, also if I enable keyboard lock password (Options, Password) it's good that it requires the password to unlock.

But can it be done so it only requires password when I press A? Currently if I enable password, every 30 seconds of inactivity requires the password, so I usually go around having to enter the password every single time i use the Bold.
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Unfortunately not. It's a security issue. So once you the keyboard is locked with a password, it doesn't make a distinction between how that password lock was enabled.
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But can it be done so it only requires password when I press A? Currently if I enable password, every 30 seconds of inactivity requires the password, so I usually go around having to enter the password every single time i use the Bold.
No but the timeout is adjustable unless specified and enforced by IT policy. I'm not sure why yours is at 30 seconds. My options range from 1 minute to 1 hour.

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