shutdown program in c

C Program to shutdown Windows 7

C Program to shutdown Windows 7

This program turns off i.e shutdown your computer system.

System function of stdlib.h is used to run an executable file shutdown.exe which is present in C:\WINDOWS\system32 folder in Windows 7 and XP

#include<stdio.h>
#include<stdlib.h>    // to use system() method

int main()
{
    printf("\n\n\t\tEduguru Shutdown program in c\n\n\n");

    char ch;
    
    printf("Do you want to shutdown your pc now (y/n)?");
    scanf("%c", &ch);

    if(ch == 'y'|| ch == 'Y')
    {   /*
            /s is used to order the compiler 
            to shutdown the PC
        */
        system("C:\\WINDOWS\\System32\\shutdown /s");
    }
    return 0;
}