Windows 10 no shutdown option

Windows had released insider preview build 14905 last week, with bug: No shutdown option in Start Menu, how to shutdown computer without clicking Start; > Power; > Shut down?

Many ways to do so for users familiar with shortcuts keys, let's list them out.

  1. Shutdown Computer by shortcut ALT+F4
  2. ALT + F4 closes almost everything, of course, you can press ALT + F4 to shut down power. Just Press ALT + F4 together, the power windows will pop up like you shut down power in Windows XP.


  3. Shut down computer by Ctrl +Alt + Delete
  4. Ctrl +Alt + Delete is the command to open Task Manager in Windows XP, now you can press this shortcut to manager users of your pc, you can Lock; Sign out; Switch Users; Change a password; and Open Task Manager if Windows 10 Start Menu freezing.


    On the right corner this screen, there are power options, you can Make your PC Sleep; Shut Down; Restart here.

  5. Shut down Computer by Right-click on Start Menu
  6. Right-click on Start Menu; > Shut down or sign out; > Shut down;


    Windows 10 made a great change to Right-click Menu on Start bottom, you can do many things you can't in Windows 7

  7. Shut down computer on pressing Win + L
  8. Win + L is to lock screen, press the shortcut key, Power Options are on the right corner; >
    >and Shut down.

  9. Command Prompt: shutdown –s –t 03
  10. Command Prompt: shundown –s –t 03 means to shutdown computer in 3 seconds, of course, you can use shondown –s –t 00 to shut down your computer immediately.

    Press Win+R to open Run Box; > Type CMD; > Type shutdown –s –t 00

    NOTE: -s: means shut down; -t means time; you can type shutdown /? to know detailed command;

    You can also put this command line into a .bat file. Right-click on your desktop in a blank place; NEW; > Text Document: Type: shutdown.exe –s –f; >save it as "shut_down.bat"; > Exit; Double-click to run this.

  11. Slide to shutdown PC
  12. You can slide to shut down your PC by typing slidetoshutdown in Win+R box

    slide_to_shutdown slide_to_shutdown_screen

    Hold the screen, and slide it to bottom, and it will shut down your PC

    Update: This Bug is fixed by the latest Windows Version.