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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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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 ...
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Windows XP PCs shut down using WMI command require mouse/keyboard input before completing shutdown

We use the WMI service to shut down PCs in our office remotely. This works perfectly for our Windows 7 systems but we are finding that our Windows XP PCs get stuck in a "Shutting down" state ...
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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 /USER:...
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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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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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Can't shutdown Windows 8 from Linux

I'm having trouble setting up a shutdown over LAN from a raspberry pi to a windows 8.1 PC. I get all sort of different errors. I'm logged with the Administrator account and I've set up a password (on ...
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I can’t restart or even shutdown my Windows 10

After I updated my Windows from 7 to 10 everything was fine but then with the latest updates it asked me for a reatart so it can complete the updates. Then I restarted and it still can’t. It just won'...
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Autostart and shutdown Amazon instance

I want to automatically start and shutdown an amazon instance. I want to autostart my amazon instance, execute a rsync command to synchronize a directory, and after that completes shutdown the ...