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is some way to check if people have shut down their computers for the weekend. Is there a way to check maybe who is online and who isn't?

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Checking if PCs are shut down should be easy enough, i'd use Angry IP Scanner (http://angryziber.com) and scan the network range the PCs are on, any that don't reply are shut down (assuming the PCs don't have a firewall that is blocking pings). Is that what you want to do?
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Hi,

Are all these machines Windows-Based machines? If so then you can enable event logs on them and then using GFI Eventlog Manager you can log any activity that they are performing.

www.gfi.com/eventlogscan/

Alternatively, you can use AdvancedRemoteInfo;

masterbootrecord.de/docs/advancedremoteinfo.php
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