Make the system shut down or log off automatically using pre/post commands

This article gives explanation of why one cannot set a task to be executed at shutdown/logoff in an Acronis product when it is run in Windows Vista or Windows Server 2008. This article also provides a workaround for this issue

Stops the system

Shuts down the system

Deactivate insomnia to prevent the issue

Depending on the product you have, select a section:

Troubleshooting issues with Wake-on-LAN in Acronis Backup Advanced

Description of the Wake-on-LAN technology implemented in Acronis Backup Advanced

Acronis Backup & Recovery 11 shows Error "System is about to be shut down". Reboot your machine to solve this issue