Thursday, June 6, 2013

Quick PC Shutdown

You might be wondering if there's some sort of shortcut how to turn off your PC, well there is! instead in going through the Start Menu >Shut Down >Ok, to turn off your PC now you can create a desktop shortcut that will allow faster to shut down.


  1. Right click on your desktop, New > Shortcut > OK. 
  2. At the "Type the location of the item:" Enter the following line: Shutdown.exe -s -t 00
  3. Click on Next and enter a name for the shortcut .
  4. Click Ok
  5. The shortcut will be created.
  6. From there you can change the icon: Right click on your shortcut and click Properties and then Change Icon.

To use this shortcut, double click on it and your PC will turn off.