SmartSleep is the most poweful shutdown utility available today. SmartSleep supports these operations: Shutdown, log off, reboot, black screen, file execution and display message. You can also schedule these tasks, so it can turn off your PC every sunday at 18:00 and so on. But that's not all, SmartSleep offers many additional functions, you may for example synchronize your clock with atomic clock.
SmartSleep (the shutdown utility) has some really neat functions - you may display black screen during countdown so you can save the life of your monitor. Another excellent feature is the slow decrease of sound volume, so if you are listening to music before falling asleep, you will LOVE this! It's a very rare and original feature. With SmartSleep you may force all applications to quit during shutdown, even those which aren't responding, so it will turn off your PC always! Unlike in many other applications, you may also set-up date and seconds, so PC is turned off exactly when you want!
SmartSleep also has a clear and easy to use interface that supports minimizing to system tray. It can be launched automatically at system startup and remembers everything you set it too. You may set-up time by absolute time (16:30:26) or by relative time (12 minutes from now).
Shutdown scheduling is extremely powerful, which means you may add unlimited tasks. Tasks can be performed once, every day, or on specified days (Monday and Thursday, only weekends, all days expect Friday etc). You may easily turn scheduling on/off in options and individual tasks can be turned on/off with checkboxes upon them. Shutdown scheduling is extremely useful. For example, you may set 'lunch reminder' to 12:00 every day except the weekend, start program to clear your system at Sunday 21:00 and turn off your pc at 22:00 every weekend. Automatically! As useful as it can be.
So, get SmartSleep today, you will love it!