This is a discussion on keep pc from going idle within the Windows XP Support forums, part of the Tech Support Forum category. On the computers I am stuck using are set up to delete user files after the PC is idle for
The computers are at the university library. I will take the 5th on this but I can't really go ask the computer lab people the certainly frown upon what it is I am trying to download if you get my drift.
I am not sure of the specifics on what is considered idle by the setup. I do know that it seems to be something more than just a program running.
I will give the repeat CD idea a try.
Any other suggestions would be greatly appreciated.