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Browser shutdown upon certain email entered

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Hey Guys,

I am beggining to get sick of certain people using my PC on the off chance i walk away for a few seconds.

I was wondering whether there is a function that will close the browser if someone types in a certain email address to a website.

Now i have not used autoIT in a very... VERY.. long time... so yeah.. i'll figure out the rest i just need a head start.

Say if someone goes to facebook and begins to type there email address in, is it possible to force a browser shut down after a certain point of the typed email address?

Would appreciate your help.

Cheers,

Kyle.

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Crap.... sorry, i just realised i put this in the wrong spot... could you please move this?

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Just get used to do WINKEY+L before walking away.

In theory yes. practically? not exactly the most desirable outcome.

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#5 ·  Posted (edited)

In theory yes. practically? not exactly the most desirable outcome.

Easier than creating an application.

It seems the problem is limited to a certain number of users, so why not tell them to stop? Monitoring an email address can easily be worked around, by simply changing the settings on the website. I would suggest looking at adding the offending sites that you don't want to be visited to the HOSTS File and then create a program that when executed add the sites to the HOSTS File and then on close delete the sites. Or search the Forum...I did and found this

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Updated: 04/09/2015

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Well obviously using the word "stop", or "don't" was my first reaction but siblings do not always (they never do) listen to you.

Thanks for the link.. it looks promising.

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