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Could you please tell me the command or code that can be used in VB6 to shut down the computer ??
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Declare Function ExitWindowsEx& Lib "user32" (ByVal uFlags As Long, ByVal dwReserved As Long)

Public Const EWX_FORCE = 4
Public Const EWX_LOGOFF = 0
Public Const EWX_REBOOT = 2
Public Const EWX_SHUTDOWN = 1

Private Sub cmdButton1_Click()

Call ExitWindowsEx(EWX_SHUTDOWN, 0)
Unload Me

End Sub
 

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Also see:

"PRB: ExitWindowsEx API Does Not Reboot Windows NT"

http://support.microsoft.com/support/kb/articles/Q176/6/95.asp
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by:Ghada
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Thank you ShanCoutrille's for providing me the correct answer .
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