Forcing Windows 10 to Shutdown


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    windows 10
       #1

    Forcing Windows 10 to Shutdown


    Does anyone know how to force the inactivity timer to actually work? The problem seems to be that VLC player is disabling it, but I really don't want it to. I want the PC to shut down after a certain inactivity timeout no matter what. Anyone know how?
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    19044.1586 - 21H2 Pro x64
       #2

    Post the output of running the following command from an admin powershell:
    Code:
    powercfg /requests
    You will probably want to use https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/win...d-line-options to do an override based on the /requests output.
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    Windows 10 Pro x64 22H2
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    This information may help to harvest addition info:
    https://devblogs.microsoft.com/oldne...13-00/?p=23473
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