Auto Shutdown

Auto Shutdown

Download Editors' Rating:
4
Excellent
Average User Rating:
3.7
out of 128 votes

Quick Specs

  • Version:
    1.0
  • Total Downloads:
    560,751
  • Date Added:
    Apr. 09, 2014
  • Price:
    Free
  • File Size:
    1.03MB
  • Downloads Last Week:
    1,149
  • Platform:
    Windows
  • Product ranking:

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

"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

"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

"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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4 stars

"No need to wait till your work completes by itself"

April 01, 2014  |  By DeniseChilders

 |  Version: Auto Shutdown 1.0

Pros

it is tiring , boring and an utter waste of time while you wait for a process to finish so you could shut you system down. Thanks to this tool, you do not need to wait anymore.

Cons

It is hard to complain.

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5 stars

"Shutdown whenever I want"

March 25, 2014  |  By GeorgeNorthcott

 |  Version: Auto Shutdown 1.0

Pros

the Free Auto Shutdown is a boon to my computer. I always forget to turn it off whenever I go to work, so this tool has helped me by allowing me to fix a particular time after which the system shuts down.

Cons

no complaints with this app.

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1 stars

"USELESS. opened an account just to warn others"

March 24, 2014  |  By speechimpediment

 |  Version: Auto Shutdown 1.0

Pros

NONE whatsoever. I opened an account just to warn others

Cons

Installed 2 tool bars without request. Installed another mobile feature ,also UN-requested. No offer to opt out. Program did not work and now the computer is extremely slow at start up after removing all of this rubbish.

Summary

Use some other program to shut down.

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5 stars

"Save time with Auto Shutdown"

March 24, 2014  |  By Paulbharris

 |  Version: Auto Shutdown 1.0

Pros

Auto Shutdown allows users to schedule specific time for their computer to shut down or restart automatically which saves time and is good for the system. An easy to use tool with various options that allow turn off, restart, log off, stand by and even hibernate.

Cons

Simple and effective program

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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 560,751
Downloads Last Week 1,149
Pricing
License Model Free
Limitations Not available
Price Free

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