Auto Shutdown

Auto Shutdown

Download Editors' Rating:
4
Excellent
Average User Rating:
4.1
out of 177 votes

Quick Specs

  • Version:
    1.0
  • Total Downloads:
    556,464
  • Date Added:
    April 09, 2014
  • File Size:
    1.03MB
  • Downloads Last Week:
    1,253
  • Operating Systems:
    Windows 98/Me/NT/2000/XP/2003/Vista/Server 2008/7/8

Editors' Review

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Have you ever found yourself waiting for your computer to finish a process so you could shut it down? Or do you find yourself leaving your computer on all the time, even though you know a healthy system needs to be restarted periodically? Auto Shutdown is a simple utility that allows users to schedule times for their computers to shut down or restart automatically. It's nothing fancy, but it's easy to use, and the scheduling is surprisingly customizable.

The program's interface is quite plain and intuitive, with a couple of tabs containing drop-down menus. Users simply select the action they want to the program to take--turn off, restart, or standby--and then choose when they want it to happen. The program has several options for scheduling; it can be set to take the selected action in a certain number of minutes, on a certain day (or days) of the week, or on a specific date. When choosing a day of the week or specific date, users can set the time down to the minute. Auto Shutdown also allows users to set keyboard shortcuts for shut down, restart, standby, hibernate, and log off. The program has no Help file, but it's pretty easy to figure out, and we have trouble imagining anything that a user might have a question about. Overall, although there's nothing about Auto Shutdown that particularly impressed us, we think it's a great option if you need a simple way to schedule your computer to shut down or restart.

Auto Shutdown is free. It installs and uninstalls without issues. We recommend this program to all users.

 
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User Reviews
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5 stars

"Prolong the life of your PC"

June 13, 2014  |  By maryjanecxqjscheetsbrkq

 |  Version: Auto Shutdown 1.0

Pros

If you don't have the time or the energy to wait for your computer to shut down, you can use this quick and easy program to do the job for you. The Auto Shutdown program helps me shut down my computer even if I forget to manually shut it down.

Cons

It is definitely something you should try to help maintain the health of your computer.

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5 stars

"Great reminder"

May 28, 2014  |  By LeeCorbett

 |  Version: Auto Shutdown 1.0

Pros

I often forget to shut down my system. I either keep in in locked mode or sleep mode but somehow skip to shut it down at the end of the day. One great thing about this auto shutdown tool is that it performs that action on your behalf.

Cons

Very interesting tool. Found it helpful.

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5 stars

"Amazing tool that gives relief to computers and users"

May 26, 2014  |  By phrudvi

 |  Version: Auto Shutdown 1.0

Pros

Can't tell you how much time and effort this app has saved me. It shuts down the computer dot on the time schedule set and there is an amazing range of shortcuts too for customizing the shut down actions. A smart program for sure!

Cons

A help file for beginners is welcome.

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5 stars

"A simple customizable application"

May 24, 2014  |  By ScottmcMillan

 |  Version: Auto Shutdown 1.0

Pros

Auto shutdown helps users to schedule windows shut down with different type of time schedules. It is a simple and time saving tool that can be used to restart or shut down system anytime as per user's convenience.

Cons

An effective and useful tool.

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5 stars

"Schedule your computer's shut down easily."

May 22, 2014  |  By Tammynicholls

 |  Version: Auto Shutdown 1.0

Pros

I download a lot of stuff on my system. Sometimes I get quite busy and can't keep waiting till the download completes. This was my reason behind downloading this auto shutdown app. It saves me so much time.

Cons

Nothing to complain about.

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5 stars

"This is a really awesome app!"

May 14, 2014  |  By BlakeBrenner

 |  Version: Auto Shutdown 1.0

Pros

are you tired of checking your PC to see if a download is complete so you can shut it off before you go to bed or leave the house for work? This app just saved me the trouble. It enables easy scheduling a shutdown of your PC.

Cons

No complaints at all.

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5 stars

"It's been Very helpful"

May 13, 2014  |  By JacquelineSettle

 |  Version: Auto Shutdown 1.0

Pros

I have taken to this Auto Shutdown app because it saves me the time I'd have to spend waiting for the computer to finish its processes. Now I can let the app do this job for me, how cool is that?

Cons

It downloads additional software initially.

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5 stars

"A smart way to save power"

May 06, 2014  |  By TerryMarkland

 |  Version: Auto Shutdown 1.0

Pros

This is an excellent tool for all those people who forget to shutdown their system often. It would perform the shutdown task according to the schedule we have set

Cons

My life has become much easier after I have started using this software in the my computer.

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4 stars

"Great compatibility"

April 17, 2014  |  By apoloreturns

 |  Version: Auto Shutdown 1.0

Pros

Converting one file from another can take awfully long time but not when there is a converter like this. The free mov to mp4 converter is a great tool that converts files instantly and offers high quality outputs. I have used it and found it useful. Worth trying.

Cons

No complaints with the program.

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5 stars

"A tool to save time and power"

April 07, 2014  |  By LesleyeoCulmer

 |  Version: Auto Shutdown 1.0

Pros

Auto shutdown is for all those who forget to shut down their system regularly. It is easy to use and comes with various options to schedule the shutdown. The ability to define keyboard shortcuts for various shutdown actions makes it a unique tool.

Cons

A tool that helps save time and power.

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Full Specifications

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General
Publisher Media Freeware
Publisher web site http://www.mediafreeware.com
Release Date September 23, 2014
Date Added April 09, 2014
Version 1.0
Category
Category Utilities & Operating Systems
Subcategory Automation Software
Operating Systems
Operating Systems Windows Vista, Windows Server 2008, Windows 2000, Windows Me, Windows 7, Windows 2003, Windows 98, Windows, Windows 8, Windows NT, Windows XP
Additional Requirements None
Download Information
File Size 1.03MB
File Name autoshutdown_setup.msi
Popularity
Total Downloads 556,464
Downloads Last Week 1,253
Pricing
License Model Free
Limitations Not available
Price Free

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