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:
    544,568
  • Date Added:
    September 20, 2012
  • File Size:
    1.03MB
  • Downloads Last Week:
    1,324
  • Operating Systems:
    Windows 98/Me/2000/XP/Vista/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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  • Current Version

    4.2

    out of 104 votes

    • 5 star 82
    • 4 star 2
    • 3 star 1
    • 2 star 1
    • 1 star 18
  • All Versions

    4.1

    out of 177 votes

    • 5 star 120
    • 4 star 13
    • 3 star 8
    • 2 star 6
    • 1 star 30
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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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Full Specifications

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What's new in version 1.0
Version 1.0 may include unspecified updates, enhancements, or bug fixes.
General
Publisher Media Freeware
Publisher web site http://www.mediafreeware.com
Release Date July 08, 2013
Date Added September 20, 2012
Version 1.0
Category
Category Utilities & Operating Systems
Subcategory Automation Software
Operating Systems
Operating Systems Windows Vista, Windows 98, Windows, Windows XP, Windows 8, Windows 2000, Windows 7, Windows Me
Additional Requirements None
Download Information
File Size 1.03MB
File Name autoshutdown_setup.msi
Popularity
Total Downloads 544,568
Downloads Last Week 1,324
Pricing
License Model Free
Limitations Not available
Price Free

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