How to make a shutdown shortcut in windows 8 and 10.

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Here, we help to turn computer newbie’s into great pros. I am going to share with you today, on how to create a shut down in your computer (Pc) windows 8 and 10.

Post Key Benefit’s:
·   You’ll be able to know more about some hiding secrets and features about Shut down.
·   Then, you’ll be able to know and tell about how to create a shut down in your computer (Pc).

Creating a shutdown shortcut in windows will allow you to shut down your computer in a single click. This can be especially use full if you use windows 8, which has hidden the Shut down command behind several menus. Windows 10 and windows 8 use a slightly different format than older versions of windows.
·   WINDOWS 8 AND 10
You can access the desktop by clicking on the Desktop tile on the start screen or by pressing the windows key + D. This will open the desktop, where you will see several icons.

Right-click on the desktop, select “New” and then choose “shortcut” this will open the create shortcut window.

·   In the field labeled “type the location of the item”, enter Shutdown/s this will create a shortcut that will shut down the computer after a 30-second default timer.
·   If you want to adjust the timer, add the /t ××× command to the end of the line. ××× represents the number of seconds delay you want prior to shutdown. For example: Shutdown/s/t 45 will create a shortcut that shuts down after 45 seconds.
·   Setting the timer to 0 will shut down the computer immediately after the shortcut is run.

4.  Rename your shortcut. By default the shortcut will be named “shutdown”. You can change the name to whatever you’d like in the next window.
5.  Change the icon. Windows will use the default program icon for your new shortcut. You can change this by right-clicking on it and selecting “properties” in the “shortcut” tab, select “change icon…” This will open a list of available icons. Find one that better matches your shutdown shortcut.

6. Pin the shortcut to your start menu or taskbar. Once the shortcut is complete, you can add it to your start menu or taskbar by right-clicking the shortcut and select “pin to start” or “pin to taskbar”, this will create a tile on your start menu or a shortcut in your taskbar that you can click to shut down your computer.

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  1. Nice post can I also use the trick for 8.1 commenting from tipsrush

    1. Absolutely Bro, but i haven't checked it out. thanks for stopping-by, it's my pleasure.


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