Timer for switch off

  Legolas 21:42 02 Mar 2003

Is it possible to set a timer to switch off a PC after a certain time I am running XP Pro

  powerless 21:48 02 Mar 2003

Go to Start > RUN > Type:

shutdown -s -t 10

Click "ok"

Computer will shutdown in 10 seconds just set it to what you want.

Or go to click here and download TWEAKXP it has a counter to shutdown after a certain time, much more use freindly ;-)

  rct 21:49 02 Mar 2003

First create a shutdown shortcut to your requirements: click here

Then use task scheduler to run it when required:

Start>All Programs>Accessories>System Tools>Scheduled Tasks

Hope this helps ;-)

  Legolas 21:56 02 Mar 2003

Thanks for the replies, I done what I should have done before I posted the question I searched for a timer programme on the web and came up with this excellent little app it does everything I want plus it is free. click here

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