Re: [pc110] SHUTDOWN POWER COMMAND(s) for PC110

Thomas Harding (tharding nospam at
Wed, 31 Dec 1997 15:46:25 -0500

No, the original Win95 will shut the power off in a computer, if the bios
is new enough. When I upgraded my CPU and MB, my original win95 started
powering down the system when it was shut down.

At 09:53 PM 12/30/97 -0800, Jon McClintock wrote:
>Hmm. I think that the auto-shutoff is only implemented in Win95 OSR2.
>Check the System item under Control Panel. If it says '4.00.950 B', then
>you have it, if it only says 4.00.950, then you have the original.
>If you do have OSR2, check the options under the "Power" section of the
>control panel.
>On Tue, 30 Dec 1997, jg wrote:
>> I have noticed that on my PC110 when I shut down WIN 95 it goes down to
>> the "YOU MAY NOW SAFELY Blah Blah- SHUT DOWN" & I have to manually
>> switch the unit off...
>> On my other Thinkpad win95 shuts it down completely (powers it off)...
>> Also while in PersonnaWare I noticed that when you go into setup & if
>> you select 'Exit PersonnWare' it will shut the PC110 down completely...
>> What am I missing here...?
>> is there a command line command to shut the PC110 down? Or a special
>> otion under WIN95 to make the system completely power off upon shut
>> down....
>> josh
>> jg nospam at