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i need shutdown vbscript with msgbox " your computer will shutdown in x min Press Cancel to abort " 
if no one press cancel the shutdown command is going to continue. i have tried to write a script i need your help !!

TimeOut = 1 '(in minutes) how to use ?
or is there another way ??

dim objShell
Set WshShell = CreateObject("WScript.Shell") 
userschoice = Msgbox("The Computer is shuting down now", VBOKCancel + vbExclamation,"Caution")
 
If vbOK Then
        objShell.Run "shutdown.exe -s -t 30"
else
        Msgbox "Shutdown abortet"
End if

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Hope this helps.
' Shutdown.vbs
' Example VBScript to shutdown computers w/ user input
' Author Lance Dobbs
' Version 1.1 - July 2009
' --------------------------------------
Dim objShell, strComputer, strInput
Dim strShutdown
 
' This parameter is for when the user clicks on the yes box.(adjust -t as needed - default 0 min.)
strShutdown1 = "shutdown -s -t 0 -f -m \\" & strComputer
' This parameter is for when the user clicks on the no box. (adjust -t as needed - default 5 min.)
strShutdown2 = "shutdown -s -t 300 -f -m \\" & strComputer
' This parameter is for when the user does nothing. (adjust -t as needed - default 0 min.)
' If this is not needed, REM out the line with "	objShell.Run strShutdown3"
strShutdown3 = "shutdown -s -t 0 -f -m \\" & strComputer
 
Const wshYes = 6
Const wshNo = 7
Const wshYesNoDialog = 4
Const wshQuestionMark = 32
 
Set objShell = CreateObject("Wscript.Shell")
 
intReturn = objShell.Popup("Your computer needs to be shutdown. Do you wish to proceed right now?", _
    30, "***** SHUTDOWN REQUIRED *****", wshYesNoDialog + wshQuestionMark)
 
If intReturn = wshYes Then
   	Wscript.Echo "You clicked the Yes to shutdown your computer now."
	objShell.Run strShutdown1
ElseIf intReturn = wshNo Then
    	Wscript.Echo "You clicked the No button. Your computer will shutdown in 5 minutes. Please close all applications."
	objShell.Run strShutdown2
Else
    	Wscript.Echo "The popup timed out. Computer will shutdown now."
	objShell.Run strShutdown3
End If

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BTW ~ Adjust line 25 where 30 is the seconds it will wait before acting on its own without user intervention.
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by:lovemask
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thank you it seems working ... im testing it now
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Here's the one for rebooting
Set for 10 sec on no user intervention.
' Reboot.vbs
' Example VBScript to Reboot computers w/ user input
' Author Lance Dobbs
' Version 1.1 - July 2009
' --------------------------------------
Dim objShell, strComputer, strInput
Dim strReboot
 
' This parameter is for when the user clicks on the yes box.(adjust -t as needed - default 0 min.)
strReboot1 = "Shutdown -r -t 0 -f -m \\" & strComputer
' This parameter is for when the user clicks on the no box. (adjust -t as needed - default 5 min.)
strReboot2 = "Shutdown -r -t 300 -f -m \\" & strComputer
' This parameter is for when the user does nothing. (adjust -t as needed - default 0 min.)
' If this is not needed, REM out the line with "	objShell.Run strReboot3"
strReboot3 = "Shutdown -r -t 0 -f -m \\" & strComputer
 
Const wshYes = 6
Const wshNo = 7
Const wshYesNoDialog = 4
Const wshQuestionMark = 32
 
Set objShell = CreateObject("Wscript.Shell")
 
intReturn = objShell.Popup("Your computer needs to be rebooted. Do you wish to proceed right now?", _
    10, "***** Reboot REQUIRED *****", wshYesNoDialog + wshQuestionMark)
 
If intReturn = wshYes Then
   	Wscript.Echo "You clicked the Yes to Reboot your computer now."
	objShell.Run strReboot1
ElseIf intReturn = wshNo Then
    	Wscript.Echo "You clicked the No button. Your computer will Reboot in 5 minutes. Please close all applications."
	objShell.Run strReboot2
Else
    	Wscript.Echo "The popup timed out. Computer will Reboot now."
	objShell.Run strReboot3
End If

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thank you i did some modification that meet my requirements
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