Karl's Windows Admin Tips & Tricks

Jan 19 2011   3:26PM GMT

Stop a Windows Shutdown in progress.

Karl Gechlik Karl Gechlik Profile: Karl Gechlik


If you have a Windows Shutdown in progress and want to stop it simply open a command prompt and type shutdown -a. You can keep a shortcut to it on your desktop and label it Cancel Shutdown!.

This has saved me many times and now it can save you as well!

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