Auto-shutdown did not work on Win 10 VM

Category: azure scheduler

Question

michaelvance on Wed, 26 Feb 2020 15:47:23


I have a Win 10 VM with Auto-shutdown set up with a 30 minute notification to email. Yesterday, I started the VM but never actually logged into the VM. I did receive the notification email, but this morning the VM was still running. Auto-Shutdown never occurred. I made no action to change this. For example, I did not click on Postpone within the email. My first concern is that someone else has access to this VM. I did go into event viewer in the Win 10 VM and do not see any suspicious items for event ID 4624.

Any assistance would be great!

Replies

Vaibhav.Chaudhari on Thu, 27 Feb 2020 04:39:27


Would suggest to post a question on forum here by using Azure VM related tags in it - https://docs.microsoft.com/answers/questions/ask.html

KrishnaG - MSFT on Mon, 02 Mar 2020 18:25:52


Thanks for the response, Vaibhav!

We're migrating from MSDN to Microsoft Q&A as our new forums and Azure Virtual Machines has already made the move!  In future, you can ask and look for the discussion for Azure Virtual Machines related questions here: https://docs.microsoft.com/answers/topics/azure-virtual-machines.html

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