Configuring Intel AT Countdown Timer
The Intel AT Countdown Timer lets you lock your device automatically if the device does not contact the Monitoring Center within a specified period of time.
In case your device is lost or stolen, you must unlock the device and deactivate the timer before you can file a theft report.
To turn the Intel AT Countdown Timer On:
- When prompted on the Configure Intel®AT Technology Timer page, select On.
- Click Save and Continue to turn the countdown timer off and open the Set Personal Identification Number (PIN) page. For more information about setting the PIN, see Setting the Personal Identification Number (PIN).
- To turn the countdown timer on or off and to specify timer values, such as the number of days that can pass without your device contacting the Monitoring Center and the Lock action that happens when the timer expires, see Configuring Intel AT Settings.