Windows 10: Automatically shut down computer after backup completes

Discus and support Automatically shut down computer after backup completes in Windows 10 Backup and Restore to solve the problem; Hello, Is there a way I can have Windows automatically shut down the computer when the backup finishes? 88306 Discussion in 'Windows 10 Backup and Restore' started by pablo239, Jul 5, 2017.

  1. pablo239 Win User

    Automatically shut down computer after backup completes


    Hello,
    Is there a way I can have Windows automatically shut down the computer when the backup finishes?

    :)
     
    pablo239, Jul 5, 2017
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  2. Windows 10 backup shutdown

    Whenever backup runs, my computer shuts down after completion. I require remote access to this computer on a regular basis, so it needs to stay on after backup. I have gone through the settings, but there doesn't appear to be any way to change this.

    How do I change the backup settings to allow the computer to remain on afterwards?
     
    Monkeyrokker, Jul 5, 2017
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  3. Laptop Automatically Turns On when Openning Lid after SHUTDOWN

    when I Open the Lid of My Laptop , it automatically turns on ,This happens while I shut it down each time , via start menu, but does not happen when my laptop has been shut down by other programs, like the option download managers have , that shuts down
    the computer after completion of downloads, how can I turn this feature off??
     
    AliTaghavi, Jul 5, 2017
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  4. dalchina New Member

    Automatically shut down computer after backup completes

    Hi, to which backup method are you referring?

    E.g.
    File History
    System image creation
    Windows Backup and Restore

    Disk imaging by a 3rd party program

    File and folder backup by a 3rd party program

    Etc... Thanks.


    As a general example, you can write a script monitoring the existence of a process (e.g. a running backup program). When that stops running, the script can issue a command to shut down the PC.

    You can use a 3rd party program to shut down the PC at a specific time or after a certain time.
     
    dalchina, Jul 5, 2017
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  5. pablo239 Win User
    I'm talking about the Windows Backup and Restore
     
    pablo239, Jul 5, 2017
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  6. Bree New Member
    There's no built in mechanism to shut down when complete, but there's an interesting use of Task Scheduler on SevenForums that should be applicable to 10 too.

    https://www.sevenforums.com/backup-r...tml#post685131
     
    Bree, Jul 5, 2017
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  7. RolandJS Win User
    Also, WISE products has a free Wise Auto Shutdown with a rather small learning curve; once installed, you simply click its shortcut, set your shutdown goal (whether count up, count down, specified time, etc.) and click its start button.
     
    RolandJS, Apr 5, 2018
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