Win 2K

Posted on 2002-04-02
Last Modified: 2010-04-13
How to remote shutdown computer with win2K OS ?
Question by:Topix
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escheider earned 100 total points
ID: 6914937
You can use the Windows 2000 resource kit to shutdown a remote machine.

Expert Comment

ID: 6915917
the shutdown.exe tool is in the Resource Kit as escheider had pointed out.
to use:

shutdown \\pc_name /c /t:1

to have it rebooted:

shutdown \\pc_name /c /r /t:1


Expert Comment

ID: 6921979
you can also use that old net use command to shutdown the remote Win2k Server.
 and make sure you are using Administrator user and password when you are issuing teh command remotely.

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