Locking your remote computer

Using simple VB Script you can lock your computer. Following is the code to lock the computer

 On Error Resume Next

Set objShell = CreateObject("Wscript.Shell")
objShell.Run "%windir%\System32\rundll32.exe user32.dll,LockWorkStation"

Now the challenge is, how can you use this script to lock the remote computer. This is pretty simple, using VB Script, copy this lock script to a remote computer, then execute the script on remote computer, this will lock the remote computer.

Const OverwriteExisting = TRUE

Set objFSO = CreateObject("Scripting.FileSystemObject")
objFSO.CopyFile "<LockScriptPath>", _
    "\\<Remote_computer_Name>\path_to_copy_file", OverWriteExisting

strComputer = "<Remote_computer_Name>"
Set objWMIService = GetObject _
("winmgmts:\\" & strComputer & "\root\cimv2:Win32_Process")

Error = objWMIService.Create _
    ("cscript path_to_copy_file", null, null, _

In Above code replace:
LockScriptPath: With the local machine path of lock script ( code given above)
Remote_computer_Name : Name or IP address of remote computer to lock.
path_to_copy_file : Path on remote computer where you can copy the lock script. 



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