Computer shutdown while updating

08 Mar

(You can also optionally have your computer turn back on at a specific time, so it’ll be ready and waiting for you in the morning.)Next, click over to the checkbox.

Select your network interfaces and specify a traffic threshold.

The value is a DWORD and must be either 0 (false) or 1 (true).

AMP Win OFF works well if you’re stepping away from your computer and want to have it shut down when a download is complete, while Smart Power works well if you want to set up an automatic schedule that shuts your computer down at specific times – except when it’s downloading.” feature, which you can use to run a program that shuts down your computer.

The following examples are for u Torrent, but other download applications will often have similar features.

At the scheduled time – midnight, for example – Smart Power will try to automatically shut down your computer.

If there’s network traffic, Smart Power will wait until the network traffic drops below your configured threshold (in other words, it will wait until the download is finished) and shut down your computer.