How to shut down your PC using C#

By Rishikesh Kumar Singh Feb 04, 2013
This blog will show you that how to shut down the computer using C#.

Step-1: Add a namespace

using System.Diagnostics;

Step-2: Write few lines of code on button click:

private void button1_Click(object sender, EventArgs e)
    ProcessStartInfo startinfo = new ProcessStartInfo("shutdown.exe", "-s");

Rishikesh Kumar  Singh
Rishikesh Kumar Singh

I am a .Net developer who is very passionate about work. Have 2+  years hands on  experience in various .Net technologies. Presently i am working as System Analyst in Ebix India .