1.    03 Oct 2015 #1
    Join Date : Sep 2015
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    Help need this for remotely shutting down computers...


    Need help for remotely shutting down pc from another desktop I need your help, shutting down other computer is "access is Denied" pls. help...
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  2.    03 Oct 2015 #2
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    San Jose, California
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    Ubuntu14.04x64 MintMate17x64 Win10Prox64

    From the remote PC:
    1. Open registry: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\System.
      Add a DWORD: LocalAccountTokenFilterPolicy and set the value to 1
    2. Win+R->secpol.msc:
      Security Settings->Local Policies->User Rights Assignment-> Force shutdown from a remote system and Add Everyone to the list
    3. Open Device Manager and right click on the Network Adapter->Properties->Power Management and put a check mark on: Allow this device to wake up the computer.
    4. In the BIOS, enable Wake On Lan


    From the desktop:
    Open Admin command prompt and type:
    shutdown.exe /s /m \\XXX /t 00

    where XXX can be: Computer Name, LAN IP or Network Mac ID of the remote PC
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  3.    03 Oct 2015 #3
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    Heck I just use Alt +F4 then I get a menu which pops up and gives me 4 choices to what I want to do on my remote computer. This is when I am ON the remote computer from my main computer.
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  4.    03 Oct 2015 #4
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    Quote Originally Posted by OldMike65 View Post
    Heck I just use Alt +F4 then I get a menu which pops up and gives me 4 choices to what I want to do on my remote computer. This is when I am ON the remote computer from my main computer.
    A member on here was doing that way and has now frozen his computer and lost his right click on his mouse/ he did it on his main computer and it happened
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  5.    03 Oct 2015 #5
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    Quote Originally Posted by hTconeM9user View Post
    A member on here was doing that way and has now frozen his computer and lost his right click on his mouse/ he did it on his main computer and it happened
    Well I've had no problems doing it on mine. Maybe he had other issues that affected his computer.
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  6.    03 Oct 2015 #6
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    Quote Originally Posted by OldMike65 View Post
    Heck I just use Alt +F4 then I get a menu which pops up and gives me 4 choices to what I want to do on my remote computer. This is when I am ON the remote computer from my main computer.
    Please read the question before you answer. OP did not log into the remote computer, just want to send a command to shutdown.
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