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Author Topic: shutdown and startup manger recommendations  (Read 2598 times)

techidave

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shutdown and startup manger recommendations
« on: March 23, 2011, 04:54 PM »
I am looking for a very simple program and wondered what others had found useful.

I need something to shut off a pc at a pre-determined time, say 5 pm on weekdays only.

and then turn it back on at 7:30 am on week day s only. 

nothing else, just that on a Windows pc, in this case, XP Pro.

I know that some BIOS can do this but not on this particular machine.

Thanks!

maybe a coding snack???

joiwind

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Re: shutdown and startup manger recommendations
« Reply #1 on: March 23, 2011, 06:12 PM »
techidave - I use TOFF and WakeUpOnStandby which you can find here

MerleOne

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Re: shutdown and startup manger recommendations
« Reply #2 on: March 25, 2011, 05:19 AM »
The best utility for this I have found so far is a freeware named TimeComX from Bitdreamers.com

http://www.bitdreame...om/products/timecomx

ha14

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« Last Edit: March 25, 2011, 01:34 PM by ha14 »

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Re: shutdown and startup manger recommendations
« Reply #4 on: March 25, 2011, 06:30 PM »
Another alternative is the freeware MF Shutdown Manager.
http://www.mfshut.de/index.html

Stoic Joker

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Re: shutdown and startup manger recommendations
« Reply #5 on: March 25, 2011, 07:29 PM »
T-Clock does not do this ... And quite frankly, I don't have a really good explaination for why that is. :(

...I, Forgot...