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Windows 7: Using Shutdown -i

07 Feb 2011   #1
gauravinsane

Windows 7 Ultimate
 
 
Using Shutdown -i

Some one plz tell that how to use Shutdown -i


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07 Feb 2011   #2
mickey megabyte

ultimate 64 sp1
 
 

according to this microsoft reference...

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note that at the top, it doesn't list windows 7 specifically - but i think that's a misprint or error in the reference - there are other examples where a windows 7 command isn't listed as such.


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07 Feb 2011   #3
PooMan UK

Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit
 
 

If you type shutdown /? from a command promt it will give you a list of all the available commands to do with "shutdown"

Quote:
Usage: shutdown [/i | /l | /s | /r | /g | /a | /p | /h | /e] [/f]
[/m \\computer][/t xxx][/d [p|u:]xx:yy [/c "comment"]]

No args Display help. This is the same as typing /?.
/? Display help. This is the same as not typing any options.
/i Display the graphical user interface (GUI).
This must be the first option.
/l Log off. This cannot be used with /m or /d options.
/s Shutdown the computer.
/r Shutdown and restart the computer.
/g Shutdown and restart the computer. After the system is
rebooted, restart any registered applications.
/a Abort a system shutdown.
This can only be used during the time-out period.
/p Turn off the local computer with no time-out or warning.
Can be used with /d and /f options.
/h Hibernate the local computer.
Can be used with the /f option.
/e Document the reason for an unexpected shutdown of a computer.
/m \\computer Specify the target computer.
/t xxx Set the time-out period before shutdown to xxx seconds.
The valid range is 0-315360000 (10 years), with a default of 30.
If the timeout period is greater than 0, the /f parameter is
implied.
/c "comment" Comment on the reason for the restart or shutdown.
Maximum of 512 characters allowed.
/f Force running applications to close without forewarning users.
The /f parameter is implied when a value greater than 0 is
specified for the /t parameter.
/d [p|u:]xx:yy Provide the reason for the restart or shutdown.
p indicates that the restart or shutdown is planned.
u indicates that the reason is user defined.
If neither p nor u is specified the restart or shutdown is
unplanned.
xx is the major reason number (positive integer less than 256).
yy is the minor reason number (positive integer less than 65536)
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