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  • Hello I am trying to write a code for VB.net to shutdown Pc in same network. I am trying the following code but its not working . Its showing the Error code = 5


            Dim proc = Process.Start("shutdown", "/s /m \\NSU")
            proc.WaitForExit()
            If proc.ExitCode <> 0 Then
                MsgBox("Failed - Code = " & proc.ExitCode)
            Else
                MsgBox("Success")
            End If

    Thanks with Regards 

    Shafiqul Alam 

    


    Shafiqul Alam

    Wednesday, April 22, 2020 9:11 PM

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  • See error codes 

    https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/win32/shutdown/system-shutdown-reason-codes

    It could be one of many reasons, the first would be permissions to do a shutdown and if so you need to talk to the network admin.


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    Wednesday, April 22, 2020 9:42 PM
  • Hi,

    Do you have all of the needed permissions and set the windows firewall to accept the incoming requests?

    Perhaps this is the key to the problem. Please check it again.

    Best Regards,

    Julie


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    Thursday, April 23, 2020 1:43 AM
  • You need some privileges, explained in the remark section of InitiateSystemShutdownExW
    Thursday, April 23, 2020 6:19 AM
  • Oh All are my PC So I can Set the permissions how I want. I just want to make a panel where I can Close all computer what I want 

    Shafiqul Alam

    Saturday, April 25, 2020 11:00 PM