Membership in the local Users group, or equivalent, is the minimum required to complete this procedure.
To cancel a restart or shutdown
- Open Command Prompt.
shutdown /a within the time-out period.
- To start Command Prompt, click Start, click All Programs, expand Accessories, and click Command Prompt.
- Another way to start Command Prompt is to click Start, click in the Search box, type cmd, and press ENTER.
- For more information about the shutdown command, type
shutdown /? at a command prompt.
- You cannot cancel a restart or shutdown using the Shutdown Event Tracker Windows interface. It is only possible to perform this task from the command line.