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Shutdown Lock

By X-Ray Application Software Free to try Editors' Rating

Editors' Review Staff Feb 27, 2009
Avoid data loss due to accidental computer shutdowns with this simple but smart application. On installation, Shutdown Lock works quietly in your system tray and lets your computer go on hibernation or to standby mode when someone accidentally hits the Off button. Right-clicking the icon lets you disable or enable the program, perform forced shutdown operations, and configure its settings. The program option lets you lock all shutdown operation signals (such as shutdown, logoff, and restart) and define the actions you want the program to perform (such as suspend, hibernate, or simply display a notification balloon). We found the program very simple and effective for any user who wants to prevent unsaved work from being lost by a forced system shutdown.

Full Specifications

What's new in version 1.5 build 53


Release November 7, 2008
Date Added December 19, 2005
Version 1.5 build 53

Operating Systems

Operating Systems Windows, Windows 2000, Windows XP
Additional Requirements Internet Explore 5.0


Total Downloads 7,222
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Developer's Description

Get Shutdown Lock and enable hibernate and stand by feature in application, like FlashGet, Use Windows XP fast user switching feature more safety, prevent unexpected system shutdowns or restarts that could immense and sensitive data loss. Version 1.5 build 53 has the new command-line options added and some improvements and fixes.