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Windows 7: shutdown timeout?

11 Feb 2010   #1

windows 7 ultimate 32 bit
shutdown timeout?

Hy everybody
Does anybody know if win 7 allows you to change the shutdown timeout from the registry editor, like the old xp did (I succeeded to shut down xp in about 9-10 sec, but I don't know how to do the same in Windows 7).Thank you all, best wishes.

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11 Feb 2010   #2
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 8.1 Enterprise

Hello Bill, and welcome to Seven Forums.

Yes, you can use OPTION TWO in the tutorial below to create a Shut Down shortcut with a specified time-out delay in however many seconds you want.

Shut Down Computer Shortcut - Create

Hope this helps,
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12 Feb 2010   #3

windows 7 ultimate 32 bit

Thank you very much, Shawn, that's what I needed.
It's good to be here with you all guys and I want to thank you all for what you are doing, it's great.
Keep up the good work ! My best wishes
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12 Feb 2010   #4
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 8.1 Enterprise

You're most welcome Bill.
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