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Quick Tips: Quick Tip: Shortcut to shut down Windows Vista
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Quick Tips: Quick Tip: Shortcut to shut down Windows Vista

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Brian Tong shows you a quick way to shut down Windows Vista without dealing with the shutdown menu.

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