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Windows 7: Prevent Shutdown ????????????????????

03 Aug 2012   #1

Windows 7 Home Basic 32 bit
Prevent Shutdown ????????????????????

I have to do a lot of works on my PC. But my son also play games from another standard user account. So he always shutdown my PC and I loose all my works. So is there any way to prevent shutdown while other users are logged on.

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03 Aug 2012   #2

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Windows 7 x64

I think we actually have tutorial here that may be of help to you.
Shut Down Computer - Allow or Prevent Users and Groups
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12 Aug 2012   #3

Windows 7 Home Basic 32 bit

But this will prevent hibernate also.
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12 Aug 2012   #4

Windows 7 Pro x64 Windows 10 Pro x64

Just tell them not to shut it down. Seems simple enough. If that doesn`t work, don`t ever let them use it again.
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