Shut down the system

Computer Configuration\Windows Settings\Security Settings\Local Policies\User Rights Assignment


Determines which users who are logged on locally to the computer can shut down the operating system using the Shut Down command.


Workstations and servers: Administrators, Backup Operators, Power Users, Users.

Domain controllers: Account Operators, Administrators, Backup Operators, Server Operators, Print Operators.

For more information, see:

Force shutdown from a remote system 

Security Configuration Manager Tools 

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