Shutdown the computer.
Actr_Shutdown ( switches )
|switches||determines the behavior of this command|
switches can be left empty or set to this:
|-Force||(currently Windows only) force other running applications to close|
Data type returned
The returned result is an error code. If successful it returns 0. An error always starts with 2 dollars, followed by the error code. You should always check for errors. Returned error codes can be:
|$$-50||paramErr||check if your parameters are correct|
Other errors may be returned.
Activator Plug-in 3.6
FileMaker Pro 16 to 19
If you don’t specify the -Force switch the computer may not shutdown, because of other programs not closing.
There is a 20 second delay before the shutdown starts.
The -Force switch currently does not have any effect on macOS.
Set Field [ result ; Actr_Shutdown ( "" ) ]
This will shutdown the computer.
Set Field [ result ; Actr_Shutdown ( "-force" ) ]
This will shutdown the computer, forcing all programs to close.
Used in example file
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