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Shutdown Access is Denied (5)

This is a bit different, so not a duplicate of the other question. I heard that you need access to the computer that you want to shut down remotely but doing net use \\remcomp\IPC$ password ...
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SSH hangs when halting a remote system

I successfully used ssh -q -i pubkey root@192.168.200.122 'halt' for years now to halt a FreeBSD system (FreeNAS) from a linux box. Suddenly, from out of nothing this stopped working: ssh hangs ...
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If we have a collection of Linux computers on a LAN, how to write shell script to shutdown all computer [duplicate]

I have lab and in that ,collection of Linux computer are connected in LAN. i want how to writ e shell script to shut down all PC when we run that shell script.
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Graceful shutdown - runlevel 0 scripts not getting called

I am working on a client platform which has RHEL 5.0 OS installed with kernel version 2.6.34.12 . The issue I am facing is that when this system gets a poweroff signal from remote server, it gets ...
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How to shutdown a computer remotely from outside LAN? [duplicate]

I would like to be able to shutdown or restart a computer on a remote network. If it were on my local area network, I would use the shutdown -i command. How can I do this remotely? I cannot use Remote ...
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Disable remote shutdown on windows 8.1

i want to disable remote shutdown to prevent the timer (on my internet cafe) from shutting down a certain pc (obviously, that pc should not be shutdown... diskless setup). how? Obviously, im ...
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ask for password when wanting to reboot or shutdown

I want my PC to ask me for a password when it tries to reboot or restart. My friend thought it was funny to use remote control on teamviewer to restart my PC, and knowing him, hes definitely going to ...
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Prevent shutdown, reboot etc. for the remote control via TeamViewer

Is it possible to configurate the TeamViewer so the user can't performs the shutdown, reboot, lock user, log off etc. via remote control?
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Deleting content in swap space and emptying cache using terminal in linux

Wish a script which would delete cache content and remove additional files which have been downloaded via the internet and saved voluntarily by the user and files any thing other than those used by ...
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Prevent machine in a LAN from receiving a remote shutdown

I'm probably just overreacting, but I recently came across a LAN-scanner that showed me the option "remote shutdown", for all found computers on the scanned network. Now, how exactly does this work? ...
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What's an easy way to shut down a computer that I'm connected to via RDP

I have a secondary machine on my local network that I usually use via RDP. Most of the time, it's on 24/7, but there are times when I may want to shut it down from the RDP client machine. The ...
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linux: selective sudo access for a particular command

Is it possible to grant a particular user sudo access for one particular command only? Thanks -- More info: We farm out lengthy optimisation runs to each other's boxes over ssh. These runs take ...
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(seemingly) random shutdowns on Acer Aspire 1640, Ubuntu 10.04

I've got an issue going on with my notebook PC. For a couple of months now I've been experiencing random shutdowns on my PC. It all started when my previous power adapter got fried. Nothing really ...
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How do you shutdown or restart a Windows computer over a Remote Desktop connection?

When I connect to my Windows 7 desktop computer via Remote Desktop (MSTSC.exe), the options under the Start Menu are "Log Off" (the default), "Lock", and "Disconnect". How do I restart (or shutdown)?
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have a bash script remotely shutdown another computer on the lan [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to shut down a computer having a particular IP address? Hi I want to write a bash script that when called shuts down another computer on the lan. Maybe using ssh? ...
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Why does the system slow down , upon resuming from Hibernation

I am using windows xp sp2 in an Quad core machine , with 3GB RAM . Each time when i log into my system after hibernation , it takes almost 5 to 10 mins to resume perfectly. Am i missing any ...