How To Cancel Automatic Shutdown In Windows 10

Introduction

 
Automatic shutdown in Windows 10 is one of the features of Windows 10 and if you want to use this automatic shutdown schedule in your laptop/PC then read this article on the topic of, How to Schedule Automatic Shutdown in Windows 10.
 
If you set down Auto Shutdown Schedule in Windows 10 and suddenly you remember that you have urgent work and want to cancel this auto Shutdown Schedule, then you have to know the procedure to Cancel the Auto Shutdown Schedule in Windows 10.
 
This tutorial will show you various ways on, how to Cancel Auto Shutdown Schedule or Task in Windows 10.
 

Method 1 - Via Run

 
Step 1
 
From the Start menu, open the Run dialog box or you can Press the "Window + R" key to open the RUN window.
 
Step 2
 
Type "shutdown -a" and click on the "OK" button.
 
Via RUN
 
After clicking on the OK button or pressing the enter key, the auto-shutdown schedule or task will be canceled automatically.
 

Method 2 - Via Command Prompt

 
Step 1
 
Open Command Prompt.
 
Step 2
 
Type "shutdown -a" and press enter key.
 
Command Prompt
 
By pressing the enter key, the Auto Shutdown Schedule will be Canceled Automatically.
 

Method 3 - Via Windows PowerShell

 
Step 1
 
Open Windows PowerShell. (Alternatively, you can press the "Windows + X" key and click on "Windows PowerShell" to open it.)
 
Step 2
 
Type "shutdown -a" and press enter key.
 
Powershell
 
After pressing the enter key, the Auto Shutdown schedule will be canceled automatically.
 

Method 4 - Through Creation of Shortcut Icon

 
Step 1
 
Right-click on the empty area of the desktop and select "New > Shortcut".
 
Window
 
Step  2
 
Click on the browse button and choose "shutdown.exe" from C/Windows/System32 and add "-a" or you can type directly "shutdown.exe -a" and click on the Next Button.
 
Shortcut
 
Step 3
 
Choose any name for this shortcut that you want, and then click on Finish Button.
 
shortcut name
 
Step 4
 
After clicking on this Finish Button, the Shortcut Icon will be generated.
 
shortcut created
 
By clicking the "Cancel Auto Shutdown" Shortcut Icon, you can cancel the Auto Shutdown Schedule or Task and If you want, you can change the default icon of this shortcut, by choosing the properties option.
 

Conclusion

 
By following any of the above methods, you can Cancel the Automatic Shutdown in Windows 10.
 
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