- Right-click on the desktop and choose
New > Shortcut.
shutdown.exe -s -t 00in the location box and press
Turn off computeras the name of the shortcut and then press
- Right-click the new icon that has appeared on the desktop and select
- Click the
Change Icon...button on the
%SystemRoot%\system32\SHELL32.dllin the location box and pick the Shutdown icon, which looks like a red square containing a circle with a vertical line.
Monday, December 28, 2009
Today, I added a shutdown icon to my Dad's Windows XP desktop, to make it easier for him to turn off the computer. This is how you can do it: