How to Create Restart Shortcut on Windows 10 Desktop


Right click on the Desktop and select New >> Shortcut. Type: shutdown.exe -s -t 00 then Click Next. Give the shortcut a name such as Power Off or Shutdown.


To create a shortcut to restart Windows 10, use the shutdown /r /t 0 command as follows:
  1. Right click the Desktop and select New – Shortcut.
  2. In the shortcut target box, type or copy-paste the following command: shutdown /r /t 0. See the following screenshot:
  3. Set the desired icon and name for your shortcut.