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

"Easy Program"

October 24, 2013  |  By KortneyBementgag

 |  Version: Auto Shutdown 1.0

Pros

-It allows to set hot key for shut-down feature.
-Managing events well.
-Free and easy so it needn't help file.

Cons

Thanks a lot. It's cool.

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5 stars

"Splendid Software"

October 23, 2013  |  By ElnaFurytke

 |  Version: Auto Shutdown 1.0

Pros

Simple installation and using.
Easy to handle software.
Nice to use because it's free.

Cons

It looks nice now.

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5 stars

"Does what is says effectively."

October 20, 2013  |  By Michael Blanton

 |  Version: Auto Shutdown 1.0

Pros

Simple to setup.
It's possible to set for more than one day.

Cons

No cons.Works very well indeed.

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5 stars

"Useful Tool"

October 20, 2013  |  By KayJosichrck

 |  Version: Auto Shutdown 1.0

Pros

Auto Shutdown is a useful tool to change method of using computer by helping people save time while computer's doing something. It's easy to use for me.

Cons

It's good itself.

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5 stars

"Handy Shutdown Tool"

October 18, 2013  |  By JoelTemoneyffk

 |  Version: Auto Shutdown 1.0

Pros

It's easy to manager time and jobs automatically with this. Some jobs needs time and user haven't do anything. Waiting time can be Auto ShutDown's mandate time. Thanks.

Cons

Good application, I haven't give any point.

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5 stars

"Great Tool"

October 11, 2013  |  By MariamDeninavvi

 |  Version: Auto Shutdown 1.0

Pros

a people who is busy or lazy can use this tool as a helper. It counts down time and do a task: shutting down, restarting or standby. It's easy and free.

Cons

No cons' found.

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1 stars

"Terrible Application"

October 10, 2013  |  By BapuGunda

 |  Version: Auto Shutdown 1.0

Pros

I found None

Cons

Full Of Many Add-on Programs .. I Wonder Why cnet.com Even Listed This Kind Of **** Application ..

I Wish I Can Give This Application Below 0 Ratings ..

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5 stars

"Good Product"

October 09, 2013  |  By YukoThorellstx

 |  Version: Auto Shutdown 1.0

Pros

Ah yeah, with a people who is always leaving my computer and don't know how long that I can back, this is a wonderful solution. If I left and unluckily I can't caome back soon, it will shutdown computer for me after a period time waiting. Nice!

Cons

No. It's nice for me.

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5 stars

"Good Program"

October 05, 2013  |  By EbonieLeehanyyn

 |  Version: Auto Shutdown 1.0

Pros

With a lot of great feature around Shutting Down, the program makes turning-off computer becomes easier and more simple. Thanks.

Cons

No. It's easy to use.

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5 stars

"Wonderful Shutdown Tool"

October 03, 2013  |  By ArlindaHydzikuui

 |  Version: Auto Shutdown 1.0

Pros

Shutdown is a normal job but with Auto-Shutdown, It's becoming art: Shutdown by time, by keyboard shortcut. It's very easy to use and safe for system.

Cons

No. Program works well.

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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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