HotShut Alternatives

    HotShut is described as 'free tiny app which lets you shutdown, restart, lock, hibernate or log off your Windows computer instantly from your taskbar notification area'. There are six alternatives to HotShut for Windows and Windows S. The best alternative is Airytec Switch Off, which is free. Other great apps like HotShut are Dshutdown (Free), NPowerTray (Free, Open Source), Chameleon Shutdown (Free) and Quick ShutDown (Free).

    This page was last updated Aug 30, 2017

    1. Switch Off is a lightweight, easy-to-use, tray-based system utility that can automatically shutdown, suspend or hibernate your system.

      Discontinued

      Latest version: 3.5.1 was released on 26 Jan 2015. See http://www.airytec.com/en/switch-off/

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    2. A stand-alone program that allows you to easily shutdown and wake up local or remote PCs, with many specific options.


    3. NPowerTray is a small tool that shows a Tray icon with the standard power options.
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    4. Chameleon Shutdown allows you to switch off, restart, hibernate the computer and perform other operations both immediately and when certain conditions are met (specific time, delay, idle time, CPU usage, closure of a certain program).
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    5. Quick ShutDown - fast and easy-to-use shutdown tool that allows you to shutdown, reboot, hibernate, logoff, standby or lock your computer with the one mouse click.

      Discontinued

      The program is no longer updated. Last version, 2.6, released in 2005, can be still downloaded from the official website.

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      • FreeProprietary
      • Windows
      • Windows RT
      KwikOff is a free one-click tool for your PC to shutdown Windows, to reboot, or to put Windows into standby mode with just one click. The features Hibernate and logoff are now also supported by versions from 1.5 and higher.
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