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Is it possible to limit the total time a user can be logged in on Windows XP Pro?

Is it possible to limit the total time a user can be logged in on Windows XP Pro?

Is there a way to limit the total amount of time a single user can be logged into an account on Windows XP Pro? I'm looking for some way to specify that user X can be logged in for N hours a week and possibly warn them when they are running out of time. I've poked around a bit but haven't been able to turn anything up.

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Guest [Entry]

"several of my users in this situation have had good luck with this program:

http://www.pchomesoft.com/kta/index.html

It provides for a fairly insane amount of customization, including limiting the number of hours per day the computer will function."
Guest [Entry]

"You could write a VBS logon script for their XP account. Something that ran in the background and would force a logout or shutdown when a certain time of the day was hit.

In an effort to get my brother to play less WoW and go to school I put a scheduled task on his machine, which would fire every 5 minutes from 11:00pm to 8:00am and shutdown the computer.

He eventually figured it out, but he was pretty frustrated for a month or so why his computer would suddenly stop working late at night."