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batch file script to shut down multiple computers at a certain time.

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any good batch file scripts using notepad to shut down multiple computers at a certain time??
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Hello. I don t think you can shut down multiple computers at the same time. But there is a command that will shutdown your computer after a set delay.

shutdown -s -f -t XX where "xx" is the number of seconds after which your computer will shutdown.

You can still cancel this process by typing shutdown -a at Run.

More info here http://community.futuremark.com/forum/showthread.php?111052-using-bat-file-to-shut-down-PC-after-delay

and here http://www.mypchealth.co.uk/ScriptShutdown.php

Tell me if it helped. Best of luck!
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You can have the batch run at a certain time with schedule tasks.
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