Switch Off is a lightweight, easy-to-use, tray-based system utility that can automatically shutdown, suspend or hibernate your system. The user-friendly, intuitive interface is designed to seamlessly integrate into Windows and provide quick access to all operations through the...
- - Airytec Switch Off is the most popular Windows alternative to Lights-Out.
- - Airytec Switch Off is the most popular free alternative to Lights-Out.
Latest version: 3.5.1 was released on 26 Jan 2015. See http://www.airytec.com/en/switch-off/
AMP WinOFF is an utility designed to schedule the shut down of Windows computers, with several shut down modes and fully configurable. Some of its features are:
AMP WinOFF FeaturesDiscontinued
According to the official website, it's no longer update and the last version was on 2010
Shutter is a multifunctional scheduling utility, which has a user friendly and easy-to-use interface and supports many different Events and Actions.
Have you ever thought about how much energy your computers use up at night or when they're not in use? Have you ever wondered if it's possible to wake up your system from a sleep mode (or hibernation) using a resident program and not waste all that energy?
A stand-alone program that allows you to easily shutdown and wake up local or remote PCs, with many specific options.
The program seems no longer updated. Last version can be still downloaded from the official website
With successful digital media revolution, people are now capable of using desktops and systems on daily basis to perform different types of computational tasks, internet uses and posting new articles on the personal blogs.
- - Auto StandBy Pro is the most popular commercial alternative to Lights-Out.
Auto StandBy Pro Features
Shutdown8 is a simple program that allows users to shut down their computers with a timer. Users can simply add this program onto the taskbar and select the Shut down, Log off, Restart, Timer, Sleep or Hibernate menu.
Daxtar's Shutdown Timer is a minimalistic tool to schedule your System's Shutdown via GUI or command-line. The Tool docks at the Windows System Tray.
- - Daxtar's Shutdown Timer is the most popular Open Source alternative to Lights-Out.
The project is no longer developed. Last version, 1.0.7, released in August 2007, can be still downloaded from SourceForge
Resume from power-off state - Auto Poweron & Shutdown allows you to auto-start up your computer to work at a specified date and time, even if the system was stopped in hibernation.
It is a utility allowing to automate shutting the system down or closing specified applications. It is also able to break a modem connection, restart or hibernate the system or even put it to standby mode.
Shutdown Scheduler FeaturesDiscontinued
The official website is no longer available. Last version, 2.50, released in June 2012, can be still downloaded from MajorGeeks