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Assorted NT/2000/XP/.. CMD.EXE Script Tricks
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71} How can I reboot my computer from a command line script?
Warmboot in the old MS-DOS terminology. In XP this is really simple.
Or, a bit more fully
@echo off & setlocal enableextensions
set /p ask_=Restart, are you sure [y/N]?
if /i not "%ask_%"=="y" if /i not "%ask_%"=="yes" goto :EOF
@shutdown -r -f -c "Shutting down and restarting from a command line script"
endlocal & goto :EOF
On a multi-user system you may wish to check
if anyone else is logged on