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Hi there,
         Which MFC programming function can i use to perform reboot and shutdown operation of a pc? I'm using MSVC 6.0 to write programs.

Any help offered is very much appreciated!!!
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can u pls elaborate a little more abt it? what are the parameters which are passed to it? That function is for reboot only... what abt shutdown?
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Look at the help.
The function works for both using EWX_LOGOFF and EWX_REBOOT as parameters.
Windows 9x should be fine but if your running under NT then you will have to adjust the user privialages to do these operations.

And that my friend is another question.
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Thanks... I'm only interested in win9x anyway.... :)
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