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Posted Jan 4, 2010

Reboot Machines

By Staff

>>Script Language and Platform: MS-DOS Batch File
This batch file will reboot machines.


a. Windows 2003 machine
b. Login or the scheduled job that runs this reboot.bat should have admin access to all the machines
1. Step1: Create D:\scripts\reboot\serverlist.txt and the list all the machines that you want to reboot.
Example: MyServer

2. Step2: Create D:\scripts\reboot\reboot.bat

REM Objective: TO reboot all the 
  machines listed in D:\script\reboot\serverlist.txt
REM Created by : MAK
REM Created Date: Jan 5, 2005
REM Save this file as 
for /f "tokens=1,2,3" %%i in 
 do c:\windows\system32\shutdown.exe /m \\%%i /r /f /c 
 "You machine is going to be restarted in 10 minutes" /t 600

3. Step3: Create D:\scripts\reboot\Abortreboot.bat

REM Objective: TO abort reboot on all the machine listed in 
REM Created by : MAK
REM Created Date: Jan 5, 2005
REM Save this file as D:\scripts\reboot\abortreboot.bat
for /f "tokens=1,2,3" %%i in 
  do c:\windows\system32\shutdown.exe /a /m \\%%i 

Author: MAK

Download Script:

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