Solved How do I shut a program on a remote PC

August 3, 2011 at 05:48:13
Specs: Windows XP
I can't do Ctrl-Alt-Delete, so my option is to go to the CMD prompt and try something there to shut down Microsoft Word. Any ideas?

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#1
August 3, 2011 at 06:10:29
The taskkill command will do what you want.
Use "taskkill /?" to see the options available.


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#2
August 3, 2011 at 06:15:06
taskkill\ f\ IM\ msword.exe
---------- -- ---- ----------------
kill task forcefully IMAGEname= msword.exe

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#3
August 3, 2011 at 07:28:39
✔ Best Answer
If you're connected through the Remote Desktop Connection, press Ctrl-Alt-End

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#4
August 10, 2011 at 06:43:19
Thanks - CTRL-ALT-END was the answer to the question I should have asked, although taskkill is the answer to the question I actually asked!

Either way, both worked for me!


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