Abort Shutdown on PC

Introduction: Abort Shutdown on PC

About: I am a Musician/Inventor. Life is fun with music and science. These two things is what I am made of.

It is annoying when you accidentally shutdown your PC, right?

so here I'll teach you how to abort it.

Step 1: Search

Type cmd on search bar on Windows 7 and run on Windows XP

Step 2: The Code

type "shutdown.exe -a". This code "-a" stands for abort

Step 3: That's It!

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    4 Discussions

    Nice Ible...

    So does this not allow to shut down your computer or is it a hotkey?

    1 reply

    you can make a shortcut yourself.

    1.Right click on desktop.

    2.Click on new > shortcut

    3.Type "shutdown.exe -a"

    4.then finish.

    that should do it :)

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