Is there not a way to disable the "Hide Wallpaper" setting so that it is
disabled by default instead of being enabled by default? I can go to the
config screen and uncheck it, but that defeats the purpose at times of
'viewing' or taking over a student's computer without their knowledge.

Do you have to have access to the workstation either by Remote Control or
View to get to the config screen, or can a person bring up the config screen
some other way and change the settings first before trying to remote or