Results 1 to 2 of 2
  1. #1
    3 Star Lounger
    Join Date
    Jan 2001
    Sunrise, Florida
    Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts

    Restart At Specific Time

    Is there a way to setup Windows 2K so that, at a specific time (like 5:03 PM) it will run a batch file and, after running the batch file, will do a restart? Thanks in advance for any guidance!

  2. Get our unique weekly Newsletter with tips and techniques, how to's and critical updates on Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows XP, Firefox, Internet Explorer, Google, etc. Join our 480,000 subscribers!

    Excel 2013: The Missing Manual

    + Get this BONUS — free!

    Get the most of Excel! Learn about new features, basics of creating a new spreadsheet and using the infamous Ribbon in the first chapter of Excel 2013: The Missing Manual - Subscribe and download Chapter 1 for free!

  3. #2
    5 Star Lounger
    Join Date
    Nov 2004
    Wilmington, North Carolina, USA
    Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts

    Re: Restart At Specific Time

    You could make a simple BATch file and save it that included:

    shutdown -r -f

    Then go to Start>Control panel>Scheduled tasks>Add a new scheduled task

    When it asks you for the application, browse to the batch file, and the complete the scheduled task instructions.
    "If you spend more on coffee than on IT security, then you will be hacked. What's more, you deserve to be hacked." -Richard Clarke

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts