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Non-administrative users can remotely shut down a Windows XP Service Pack 1-based computer by using the TSShutdn.exe command
Article ID: 889323 - View products that this article applies to.
A non-administrative user can remotely shut down a Microsoft Windows XP Service Pack 1 (SP1)-based computer by using the TSShutdn.exe command.
This problem occurs because the Remote Desktop does not check the Force shutdown from a remote system user right.
Service pack informationTo resolve this problem, obtain the latest service pack for Microsoft Windows XP. For more information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/322389/ )How to obtain the latest Windows XP service pack
Hotfix informationA supported hotfix is available from Microsoft. However, this hotfix is intended to correct only the problem that is described in this article. Apply this hotfix only to systems that are experiencing this specific problem. This hotfix might receive additional testing. Therefore, if you are not severely affected by this problem, we recommend that you wait for the next software update that contains this hotfix.
If the hotfix is available for download, there is a "Hotfix download available" section at the top of this Knowledge Base article. If this section does not appear, contact Microsoft Customer Service and Support to obtain the hotfix.
Note If additional issues occur or if any troubleshooting is required, you might have to create a separate service request. The usual support costs will apply to additional support questions and issues that do not qualify for this specific hotfix. For a complete list of Microsoft Customer Service and Support telephone numbers or to create a separate service request, visit the following Microsoft Web site:
http://support.microsoft.com/contactus/?ws=supportNote The "Hotfix download available" form displays the languages for which the hotfix is available. If you do not see your language, it is because a hotfix is not available for that language.
PrerequisitesWindows XP SP1
Restart requirementYou must restart your computer after you apply this hotfix.
Hotfix replacement informationThis hotfix does not replace any other hotfixes.
File informationThe English version of this hotfix has the file attributes (or later file attributes) that are listed in the following table. The dates and times for these files are listed in Coordinated Universal Time (UTC). When you view the file information, it is converted to local time. To find the difference between UTC and local time, use the Time Zone tab in the Date and Time tool in Control Panel.Windows XP 32-bit versions
Windows XP 64-bit versions
Date Time Version Size File name -------------------------------------------------------------- 16-Mar-2005 17:36 5.1.2600.1646 32,768 Cfgbkend.dll 16-Mar-2005 17:36 5.1.2600.1646 30,720 Pchsvc.dll 16-Mar-2005 17:36 5.1.2600.1646 39,424 Racpldlg.dll 16-Mar-2005 17:36 5.1.2600.1646 44,544 Regapi.dll 16-Mar-2005 17:36 5.1.2600.1646 41,472 Safrslv.dll 16-Mar-2005 01:44 5.1.2600.1646 130,560 Sessmgr.exe 16-Mar-2005 17:36 5.1.2600.1646 200,192 Termsrv.dll 16-Mar-2005 17:36 5.1.2600.1646 88,064 Tscfgwmi.dll 16-Mar-2005 01:46 5.1.2600.1646 594,432 Xpsp2res.dll 25-Feb-2005 03:53 22.214.171.124 371,936 Updspapi.dll
Date Time Version Size File name Platform Platform ---------------------------------------------------------------------- 16-Mar-2005 16:33 5.1.2600.1646 104,448 Cfgbkend.dll IA-64 16-Mar-2005 16:33 5.1.2600.1646 110,592 Pchsvc.dll IA-64 16-Mar-2005 16:33 5.1.2600.1646 106,496 Racpldlg.dll IA-64 16-Mar-2005 16:33 5.1.2600.1646 127,488 Regapi.dll IA-64 16-Mar-2005 16:33 5.1.2600.1646 111,616 Safrslv.dll IA-64 16-Mar-2005 00:58 5.1.2600.1646 423,424 Sessmgr.exe IA-64 16-Mar-2005 16:33 5.1.2600.1646 622,592 Termsrv.dll IA-64 16-Mar-2005 16:33 5.1.2600.1646 326,144 Tscfgwmi.dll IA-64 16-Mar-2005 01:06 5.1.2600.1646 593,920 Xpsp2res.dll IA-64 16-Mar-2005 16:36 5.1.2600.1646 44,544 Wregapi.dll X86 16-Mar-2005 00:46 5.1.2600.1646 594,432 Wxpsp2res.dll X86 25-Feb-2005 02:50 126.96.36.199 639,712 Updspapi.dll IA-64
Important This problem has been resolved in Microsoft Windows XP Service Pack 2 (SP2).
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.
For more information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/824684/ )Description of the standard terminology that is used to describe Microsoft software updates