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Shell.ShutdownWindows method

Displays the Shut Down Windows dialog box. This is the same as clicking the Start menu and selecting Shut Down.

Syntax


Shell.ShutdownWindows() As Integer

Parameters

This method has no parameters.

Examples

The following example shows ShutdownWindows in use. Proper usage is shown for JScript, VBScript, and Visual Basic.

JScript:


<script language="JScript">
    function fnShellShutdownWindowsJ()
    {
        var objShell = new ActiveXObject("shell.application");
        
        objShell.ShutdownWindows();
    }
</script>


VBScript:


<script language="VBScript">
    function fnShellShutdownWindowsVB()
        dim objShell
        
        set objShell = CreateObject("shell.application")
        objShell.ShutdownWindows

        set objShell = nothing
    end function


Visual Basic:


Private Sub fnShellShutdownWindowsVB()
    Dim objShell As Shell
    
    Set objShell = New Shell
    objShell.ShutdownWindows

    Set objShell = Nothing
End Sub


Requirements

Minimum supported client

Windows 2000 Professional, Windows XP [desktop apps only]

Minimum supported server

Windows 2000 Server [desktop apps only]

Header

Shldisp.h

IDL

Shldisp.idl

DLL

Shell32.dll (version 4.71 or later)

 

 

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