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Running LanSchool 8.0 in Kiosk Mode

Problem: How to run LanSchool 8.0 in Kiosk Mode

Prerequisite(s): 
  • LanSchool Teacher installer
Solution(s):
In LanSchool 8.0 you can run the Teacher Console on Windows in Kiosk Mode. This mode configures the LanSchool console so it cannot be minimized or terminated.

To run the LanSchool console in Kiosk mode follow these instructions:

  1. On the Teacher computer, the LanSchool teacher.msi file.
  2. Open regedit.exe.
  3. Browse to HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run.
  4. Add KiOsK to the LanSchool Teacher Key C:\Program Files\LanSchool\Teacher.exe KiOsK
  5. Click OK.

The next time the system is rebooted, the LanSchool Teacher Console will run in Kiosk Mode.
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