It‘s really an awesome tricks which help you to shutdown your PC or Laptop just by sending a SMS form your mobile.
This functionality is great for people those who need to shutdown their computer from college , school etc. Which had assigned any long task such as online virus scan , some downloading.
Here a great video tutorial that help you to shutdown you computer by a SMS. This video tutorial make you easy to understand the step by step required configuration.
What you will need ?
- Computer (Which you want o shutdown, installed Outlook).
- Mobile (To send message as command for your pc).
- Internet (To receive command by SMS, you pc should be connected with internet)
- A Kwiry account. (that will send an email to you pc whenever you send SMS to it)
How this trick will work?
- Windows provides a feature to run any application when an particular email arrived. We are going to create a .bat file containing shutdown command “c:windowssystem32shutdown –s –f –t 00” an save it as shutdown.bat to local drive.
- Setup your Outlook Email account.
- Create a kwiry account.
When you send SMS from your mobile you need to send it on “Kwiry” number. Kwiry will send same your SMS content as Email to your email account. As you already configured your Outlook, it will reach to your Outlook account at your PC. As I told you Windows provides a feature to run any application when an particular email arrived. Here we will configure “shutdown.bat” as application to run whenever your email with command arrived to you account.
Watch video for complete guide.
It’s a best secret trick, Hope you enjoyed. If you have any alternative trick to shutdown PC/Laptop by a SMS, feel free to leave a comment.