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Remote Shutdown Ribbon Page

The Remote Shutdown Ribbon page contains all the main actions connected to the primary features of Remote Shutdown. This section describes each group and all actions available in it for the Remote Shutdown page.

Network Ribbon Group

The Network Ribbon group provides you with a quick access to the actions for managing the Network Browser and Custom Grouping structures. The glyph of this group opens the Enumeration Options preference page.

Enumeration Wizard

Enumeration Wizard

The Enumeration Wizard button from the Network Ribbon group should be used to open the Enumeration Wizard, which can help you with adding Machines to the Network Browser for further processing.

Scan Network

Scan Network

The Scan Network button from the Network Ribbon group should be used to scan your entire network for Machines and add them to the Network Browser for further processing.

Add Manually

Add Manually

The Add Manually button from the Network Ribbon group should be used to add Machines to the Network Browser for further processing using the criteria specified manually.

Retrieve MAC Address

Retrieve MAC Address

The Retrieve MAC Address button from the Remote Actions Ribbon group should be used to retrieve the MAC address for the Machines selected in the Machine Tree or the MAC Addresses pane.

Properties

Properties

The Properties button from the Network Ribbon group allows you to review and change properties of the item selected from the Network Browser or Custom Grouping pane depending on which pane is currently focused on.

Remove

Remove

The Remove button from the Network Ribbon group is used to remove the items currently selected in the Network Browser or Custom Grouping pane depending on which pane is currently focused on.

Add to Custom Grouping

Add to Custom Grouping

The Add to Custom Grouping button from the Network Ribbon group should be used to create and maintain the Custom Grouping structure.

Alternate Credentials Ribbon Group

The Alternate Credentials Ribbon group should be used for managing the Alternate Credentials to be used when connecting to remote Machines.

Set Credentials

Set Credentials

The Set Credentials button from the Alternate Credentials Ribbon group should be used to define credentials for the item currently selected in the Alternate Credentials pane.

Reset Credentials

Reset Credentials

The Reset Credentials button from the Alternate Credentials Ribbon group should be used to remove associated credentials from a selected network resource.

Remote Actions Ribbon Group

The Remote Actions Ribbon group should be used to perform any kind of available remote action to a scope of Machines or create scheduled tasks to perform any of those actions.

Shutdown

Shutdown

The Shutdown action allows you to turn off the set of remote Machines, specifying action timeout,  if the notification message is shown during the timeout, notification message itself, if the currently logged on user on the remote Machine can abort the shut down process and if the applications should be forced to close.

Reboot

Reboot

The Reboot action allows you to reboot the set of remote Machines, specifying action timeout, if the notification message is shown during the timeout, notification message itself, if the currently logged on user on the remote Machine can abort the reboot process and if the applications should be forced to close.

Log Off

Log Off

The Log Off action allows you to log off the currently active user account on the set of remote Machines, specifying action timeout, if the notification message is shown during the timeout, notification message itself, if the currently logged on user on the remote Machine can abort the log off process and if the applications should be forced to close.

Wake on LAN

Wake On LAN

The Wake On LAN action allows you to turn on the set of remote Machines by sending WOL message.

Hibernate

Hibernate

The Hibernate action allows you to turn off the set of remote Machines writing RAM content to hard disk, specifying action timeout, if the notification message is shown during the timeout, notification message itself and if the currently logged on user on the remote Machine can abort the hibernate process.

Sleep

Sleep

The Sleep action allows you to switch the set of remote Machines to stand-by mode for energy saving, specifying action timeout, if the notification message is shown during the timeout, notification message itself and if the currently logged on user on the remote Machine can abort the sleep process.

Lock Devices

Lock Devices

The Lock Devices action allows you to lock all input devices available from the set of remote Machines, specifying action timeout, if the notification message is shown during the timeout, notification message itself and if the currently logged on user on the remote Machine can abort the lock process.

Unlock Devices

Unlock Devices

The Unlock Devices action allows you to unlock all input devices being locked on the set of remote Machines.

Lock Workstation

Lock Workstation

The Lock Workstation action allows you to lock the selected remote Machines. Only a user currently logged on a remote Machine or a system administrator is able unlock the Machine.

Send Message

Send Message

The Send Message action allows you to send a message to the selected remote Machines - the message sent will be displayed in a message dialog.

Navigation Ribbon Group

The actions available from the Navigation Ribbon group are designed to help you to navigate quickly within the Scheduling area.

Backwards

Backwards

The Backwards button from the Navigation Ribbon group should be used to navigate backwards in the currently chosen view within the Scheduling area.

Forward

Forward

The Forward button from the Navigation Ribbon group page should be used to navigate forward in the currently chosen view within the Scheduling area.

Today

Today

The Today button from the Navigation Ribbon group enables quick navigating to the current date within the Scheduling area.