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Another Reboot 23-Mar-2017

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Submitted on: 3/23/2017 9:29:26 AM
By: Kenaso 
Level: Beginner
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Compatibility: VB 6.0
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     Example application using the Shutdown tool that comes with Windows. === 23-Mar-2017 Updated support modules and documentation

 
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8/8/2016 3:45:11 AMSoftwareBuilder

Any way to implement the sleep feature?
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8/8/2016 11:38:16 AMKenaso

Yes there is. Use the /t option to set the time delay in seconds.

/t xxx Set the time-out period before shutdown to xxx seconds.
The valid range is 0-315360000 (10 years), with a default
of 30 seconds.

ex: /t 86400 (this is one day)

To get more information, open a CMD window and type "shutdown.exe /?",
without quotes, to get more options.

To actually sleep, you will have to use a wrapper application or do some further research on the /d option. It has a vague description. Happy coding.
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