rebooting locked computer over a network

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here's the problem: workstation A in the office fails to
allow remote connection. can i remotely access
workstation B in the office and restart workstation A??
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  1. Archived from groups: microsoft.public.windowsxp.work_remotely (More info?)

    sorry, didn't mention they are all XP pro.

    also sorry i didn't say "thanks for your help"
    Snappy
    >-----Original Message-----
    >here's the problem: workstation A in the office fails to
    >allow remote connection. can i remotely access
    >workstation B in the office and restart workstation A??
    >.
    >
  2. Archived from groups: microsoft.public.windowsxp.work_remotely (More info?)

    Can you use the "shutdown" command-line service?

    Go to run, type "cmd" and then type "shutdown" - this will give you more
    info about the service (it wont actually shutdown the machine until you give
    it some command-line options).

    Thanks,
    Jack


    "sanppy sammy" <anonymous@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
    news:1cbc801c45338$7c8017e0$a301280a@phx.gbl...
    > sorry, didn't mention they are all XP pro.
    >
    > also sorry i didn't say "thanks for your help"
    > Snappy
    > >-----Original Message-----
    > >here's the problem: workstation A in the office fails to
    > >allow remote connection. can i remotely access
    > >workstation B in the office and restart workstation A??
    > >.
    > >
  3. Archived from groups: microsoft.public.windowsxp.work_remotely (More info?)

    Yes - but you need to have administrative permissions on Workstation
    A...

    shutdown -i will give you a GUI interface...

    Jeffrey Randow (Windows Networking & Smart Display MVP)
    jeffreyr-support@remotenetworktechnology.com

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    On Tue, 15 Jun 2004 17:14:33 -0700, "sanppy sammy"
    <sybarite1@hotmail.com> wrote:

    >here's the problem: workstation A in the office fails to
    >allow remote connection. can i remotely access
    >workstation B in the office and restart workstation A??
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