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Easier Shutdown On Server 2003


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#1 madman6510

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Posted 11 April 2008 - 11:21 PM

Well, Windows XP crashed on my computer. And me, being the total moron that I am, have lost the only XP Pro CD in the house, leaving the only option for a reinstall Server 2003.

I got it working, and it works fine (I think I may have found the only modern version of Windows without bloat...), except, whenever I try to shut down, it has me fill out a form. (Shutdown details, I guess for tracking activity on big servers), Now, I'm fine with this, but my family is going to get a little irked at me, and start yelling about how "It wasn't like this before!".

So, basically what I'm asking is how to make it so I can just hit Start>Shutdown>OK without having to fill out papers first...

P.S. I need to know how to get my parents to beleive that there IS such thing as Windows 2003, and that it's not some "weird hacker operating system".

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Posted 12 April 2008 - 09:37 PM

Disable Shutdown Event Tracker
http://www.petri.co.il/disable
Show your parents this
http://en.wikipedia.org/
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#3 madman6510

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Posted 12 April 2008 - 11:22 PM

Ok, that worked. :huh:

They're still wondering why "it looks ugly" now, and "wtf are these buttons for?", but to me that is the best form of entertainment. :thumbsup:




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