Security Controls

Shutdown Implementation Notes

There are two methods you can use to shut down the connected machines in your organization.

You can use the right-click Power > Shut down now shortcut command from within Machine View or Scan View. With this method:

The console machine is not affected

The selected machines will be shut down immediately

No warning will be issued to active users of those machines

You can use a power state template to schedule a shutdown. With this method:

The console machine is eligible to be shut down

You can schedule the shutdown to happen immediately or at some point in the future

A warning will issued to all active users of those machines

The Shutdown command works with the following target machine states:

Initial Power State of Target Machine

Target Machine Shut Down?

Fully powered on

Yes

Sleep state

No action

Hibernate state

No action

Powered off

No action


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