The software is an automation launcher for scheduling of multiple events to shutdown, hibernate, or sleep your computer based upon triggers of time, a countdown of time, busy or idle CPU, heat, and with mobile computers battery charge.
The software is available in 66 languages with internal tutorials.
Based upon your criteria the system will eliminate your computer being left on when no one is using it. Reducing unproductive usage saves electricity and produces longer computer life. User's can set up shutdowns, hibernations, or restarts exceptions which delay till a download ends or while critical programs run. Likewise events can terminate or start programs. An optional countdown dialog enables users to skip, delay, or cancel scheduled events in the last minute before activation.
Users can add or edit an unlimited number of scheduled. User's can specify specific blocks of time where no one can use their computer. This parental control keeps children off the computer after bedtime. Professionals' value blocked time because this security feature protects stored confidential documents from being stolen from their computers while away from the office even if the thief has the computer's password.
Timed events can be set for daily, weekly, monthly, annually, once, and also blocked time. The following scheduled tasks are supported: Timed, duration as a countdown, idle, busy, heat, insufficient battery power, sleep, power on, restart, log off, lock, hibernate, turn off a monitor, launch or terminate any program, open and display a file, open a URL, and show a message.
Network Administrators may with a single schedule hosted on their Internet web site administrate the task schedules of computer groups of any size.
The program is perfect for work stations, laptops, notebooks, or Windows based tablets for home or office use. This software works in Windows 8, Windows 7, Vista, and XP, for both 32 and 64 bit environments.
Keywords: Automation, Scheduling, Security, Launcher, Parental Control, Shutdown, Blocked Time, Hibernation, Power On, Restart, Timed Shutdown, Duration Shutdown, Idle, Busy, Heat, Power, Log off, Stand By, Sleep, Turn off Monitor, Launch / Terminate Program
Recent Changes: The product's install download was reduced from 94 Mb to 8 Mb; a 91% reduction in download size. The initial licensing procedure where new user's provided their name and email address has been removed. AutoFTP, a FTP client, was added to Auto Shutdown Pro II and Free as an integrated utility.
Install Support: Install and Uninstall
Supported Languages: English, Albanian, Arabic, Armenian, Aymara, Azerbaijani, Basque, Bengali, Catalan, Chinese, ChineseSimplified, ChineseTraditional, Croatian, Czech, Danish, Dutch, Esperanto, Estonian, Finnish, French, Galician, Georgian, German, Greek, Guarani, Gujarati, Hebrew, Hindi, Hungarian, Ic
Additional Requirements: Mircrosoft .Net Framework 4.0 Full, 64 Bit CPUs also require Access Connectivity Engine.