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Having a MAC OS X Server on a network for all windows computer,how to do the Remote Shutdown for another computer on the network.

shutdown /m \\Computername /s /t 0 is not working

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You need to have Samba installed on your OS X server, and then you can run:

net rpc shutdown -I IPADDRESS -U USERNAME%PASSWORD

Note that these tools are not installed as a part of OS X 10.7 (and I assume higher, when there is higher) by default. For more details, see this Super User post.

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