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Chapter 7. Shutting down the System

You can shut down the system by clicking on the Start Menu in the lower left-hand corner of the Windows Desktop and then select Power Options in the upper right-hand corner:

Alternatively, the system can be shutdown via the Amazon AWS Console by first selecting the Amazon Instance and the under Actions select Instance State and then either Stop or Terminate


  • If Stop is clicked the instance can be restarted at a later point in time. In the stopped state the Amazon Instance will still incur disc space using costs as mentioned in:

  • If Terminate is clicked the instance cannot be restarted. In the terminated state, no further Amazon instance costs apply