The most advanced Auto Shutdown application on the market.

Automatically shutdown computers, save user data. Reduce electricity wastage and bills. Secure networks in the process.


Key benefits


  • Save money.

  • Save time by not having to visit each computer room to ensure everyone has powered the computer down.

  • Prevent electricity from being wasted.

  • Help the environment.

  • Prevent unauthorised use of computers.

  • Increase network security, if a computer becomes infected with a virus once shutdown it can not do anymore damage.

  • Control computer usage.

  • Computers which are regularly shutdown require less maintenance.

  • Increase the life time of computer hardware which can suffer from wear and tear like hard drives.

  • No additional software needs to be purchased.

  • Used successfully by thousands of organisations throughout the world.


Key features


  • Four schedule types.
    Daily –Shutdown at the same time each day.
    Weekly –Shutdown at different times each day of the week.
    Specific data and time – Shutdown at a pre-set date and time.
    Conditional – Use any one of the thousands of counters as a condition for shutdown. These include processor usage, print queue, network bandwidth and many more.

  • Shutdown remote computers.

  • Prevent computer restarts for a period up to 24 hours.

  • Customisable warning message and alarm.

  • Centralised shutdown script management. Update a master script and all computers using the same script will be updated automatically.

  • Built in security

  • The first Auto Save Manager with four modes:
    White list
    Black list
    All applications
    Enhanced mode

  • Auto login

  • Clean up

  • Extensive on-line help and user guide

  • Users without administrator privileges cannot make changes to ASD XP Professional.

Version 2005
Platforms Windows NT SP6a, 2000, XP
Price Single user licence $39.99 USD.

Education institution, charities and non profit making organisations $34.99.

Multi-user licensing available on request.
Some of the comments people have sent us about Auto ShutDown:



"Shut down PC’s at the end of the school day"
Rick Ferenc School, South Australia
"To enable task performing at night"
Simon Bakker, The Netherlands
"Energy Saving"
Shannon Reynolds, US
"Have the PC shutdown after a task has been completed at the end of the day"
Jonathan Evraire
"Shutdowns after download off net at certain time..."
Mike Morris
"To insure daily shutdown"
Rolland F. Reed, New Port Richey, Florida, USA
"Power conservation"
Casilo D. Hughes, Orlando, USA
"To run programs while away from computer."
Larry Wallen, Lincoln, USA
"Play music while in bed"
Arjan van de Wetering, Netherlands
"Shut down after early evening auto-backup is finished"
Mr Jan Bjorck, UK
"Prevention of use by kids"
Peter van de Zanden, Netherlands
"To switch the PC off after leaving a program like scandisk on"
Ronald, Malta
"Scheduling shutdowns"
M Blume, Sydney, Australia
"So Wake-On-Lan will work reliably."
Larry A. Fenton , Seattle, USA
"When I'm watching TV on my computer, I hate leaving my bed to switch my PC off."
Liane, Nice, France
"I am pleased to finally find something like this. I run my Scan-Disk and Defrag while asleep. This allows me to shutdown after these operations"
Dennis Horvath, Blackfoot, USA
Great software...keep up the good work. You are helping the environment greatly!"
Ian Johns , Toledo, USA
"I've heard some good comments about this program, so I would like to probe it..."
Ives Gómez, Mexico
"It is really a great software, especially when I'm defragmenting my computer or"
Xiao Mo Nu, Malaysia

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