Pc Prank Shutdown

Introduction: Pc Prank Shutdown

This is a very simple instructable on how to get someone to unknowingly shut a PC down. Also, this would be my first instructable, please bear with me.

Step 1: Step 1

Right click on an open area of the desktop and select New, then Shortcut

Step 2: Step 2

In the text box type "shutdown.exe", without the quotation marks, then click Next.

Step 3: Step 3

Type "Google Chorme", again without the quotations, then click Finish.

Step 4: Step 4

Right click on your new shortcut, then click Properties

Step 5:

Click Change Icon, then click Ok.

Step 6:

Find the icon which looks most like the real Internet Explorer icon. Select it, then press Ok

Step 7:

In the box labeled "Target" go to the end of the text in the box and add -s -t 30 -c "message of your choosing"
then click Apply. It will look something like %windir%\system32\shutdown.exe -s -t 30 -c "message"

Step 8:

Double click your new shortcut to test it. Oh, by the way, click start, run, type shutdown.exe -a, click ok...these are the steps for aborting before shutdown.

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    3 years ago

    That Is Sneaky! it would get my bro mad if i did that to him... i trolled hime with Logoff.exe in the startup folder! >:}