If you are a domain admin and need to restart/shutdown a computer or a server on your domain and at a remote location from your computer, this is a handy method to tackle this task.
Step 1: Go to the command promt: Start Menu > type CMD in the ‘Search Programs and Files’ field and selected cmd.exe to open the Command prompt
Step 2: Input: shutdown /i
- And this will bring up a Remote Shutdown Dialog window
Step 3: Browser for the computer or server that you need to restart/shutdown, and once confirmed, you would have successfully restarted/shutdown a remote server or computer from your computer!