There are many methods that you can use to shut down your computer. The normal way is click on Start > Turn Off Computer > Turn Off. But here I will share with you how you can shut down your computer in different ways. 🙂
1. The fastest way
I always do this when I want to shutdown my computer. Just press the Windows key (on the keyboard) and press U key two times.
2. Shutdown from desktop [via Carol]
Create a shortcut on your desktop. Right click > New > Shortcut. In the box, enter this: SHUTDOWN -s -t 01 and click Next. In the next prompt, enter the name for the new shorcut (eg: Shutdown PC).
Optional #1: Right click on the shortcut and choose icon for it.
Optional #2: Drag the shorcut to your Quick Launch for faster approch.
3. From Task Manager
Hold Ctrl + Alt + Del to open Task Manager. In Shut Down tab, choose Turn Off.
4. Super duper the fastest way :d
You only can use this if your keyboard equip with the Power button. Just press the button and leave your PC to shut down. :p
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