Archive for September, 2008

PC Remote Shutdown version 5.6 add option to perform client idle shutdown only when no user logs onto Windows. This option can be enable if you do not want idle shutdown to be activated when one or more users log onto Windows.

This feature is available in version 5.6 of PC Remote Shutdown and is configured in the Server software -> Settings -> Idle Shutdown -> Perform idle shutdown only when no user logon to PC

PC Remote Shutdown Client software version 5.6 supports new installation parameters to make deployment easy.

You can deploy the client software silently using the following command line parameters:

asrsclient.exe /s /default:client:ServerName:XXXX:client:PortNumber:XXXX:client:Enable:X:

or

asrsclient.exe /s /default:client:ServerIP:XXX.XXX.XXX.XXX:client:PortNumber:XXXX:client:Enable:X:

where

ServerName:XXXX
XXXX is the computer name of the server software computer

ServerIP:XXX.XXX.XXX.XXX
XXX.XXX.XXX.XXX is the IP address of the server software computer

PortNumber:XXXX
XXXX is the network port number to use

Enable:X
X is 0 (Disable) or 1 (Enable)

NOTE: These parameters are only available in version 5.6 and above and only works on clean installation of the client software.

PC Remote Shutdown Client software version 5.6 provides fast access to Windows shutdown functions via its new tray icon and hotkeys.

This option can be configure in the Client software -> Hotkeys page