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Lock a User’s Session

Run this SBA against one or more user sessions to lock that session. Taken from Stephen Owen's blog, https://foxdeploy.com/2016/12/15/locking-your-workstation-with-powershell/
Version: 1.1.6
Created: 2016-12-18
Modified: 2016-12-18
Creator: Stephen Owen
Downloads: 162
Tags: powershell
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# written by Stephen Owen
# fully documented at https://foxdeploy.com/2016/12/15/locking-your-workstation-with-powershell/

# Helper functions for building the class
$script:nativeMethods = @();
function Register-NativeMethod([string]$dll, [string]$methodSignature)
{
    $script:nativeMethods += [PSCustomObject]@{ Dll = $dll; Signature = $methodSignature; }
}
function Add-NativeMethods()
{
    $nativeMethodsCode = $script:nativeMethods | % { "
        [DllImport(`"$($_.Dll)`")]
        public static extern $($_.Signature);
    " }
 
    Add-Type @"
        using System;
        using System.Runtime.InteropServices;
        public static class NativeMethods {
            $nativeMethodsCode
        }
"@
}
 
 
# Add methods here
 
Register-NativeMethod "user32.dll" "bool LockWorkStation()"
Register-NativeMethod "user32.dll" "bool MoveWindow(IntPtr hWnd, int X, int Y, int nWidth, int nHeight)"
# This builds the class and registers them (you can only do this one-per-session, as the type cannot be unloaded?)
Add-NativeMethods
 
#Calling the method
$result = [NativeMethods]::LockWorkStation()

If ($result) {Write-Host "Locked user session successfully!"} Else {Write-Host "There was a problem locking the user session"}