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Shutdown in DOS?


how do i switch the settings in dos made to make my computer shutdown without the use of the power button. i tried to change it but nothing happened


This question was answered on January 24, 2004. Much of the information contained herein may have changed since posting.

Try with poweroff.exe

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Posted by Student of Katharine Gibbs School - New York on January 24, 2004