How to schedule a restart to SCCM managed computers?

What is the best way to schedule a restart for SCCM managed computers? The easiest way to perform a restart on multiple computers is to create a SCCM package.

  • Create a package that runs the commandline “shutdown /r /t xxx”. In my case, I display a message “Reboot” to users who are still logged in.


You can also add more settings to this command to suit your needs.


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I work as an IT Production Manager, based in Paris (France) with a primary focus on Microsoft technologies. I have 10 years experience in administering Windows Servers. . I am a Microsoft MVP for Cloud & Datacenter Management. I also received the PowerShell Hero 2016 award by PowerShell.0rg. And finally, I am "MCSE: Cloud Platform and Infrastructure", "MCSA: Windows Servers", "Administering & Deploying SCCM", and CheckPoint CCSA certified.