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08-10-2011, 08:09 AM
Hey all,

I'm trying to setup a simple batch render in XSI.

I was able to follow the xsi wiki and create a batch render shortcut on the desktop that i can drag scene files into and render.

There's two things that would be useful to me.

1. A code for shutting down the PC after all the rendering is done.

2. A way to render multiple scenes one after the other.


08-10-2011, 10:34 AM
Here's a simple batch file for handling multiple .scn files:

To shutdown the PC, try the shutdown command.

08-10-2011, 12:43 PM
cool! thanks for the multiple renders script.

However, i cant find the shutdown command.

08-10-2011, 03:47 PM
Type shutdown in a command prompt for the usage.

08-11-2011, 01:06 PM
sorry, but im a real newbie to scripting and such :(

what do i have to type to shutdown after all the renders are done?

08-11-2011, 05:03 PM
To shutdown a remote computer, you do something like this:

shutdown -m \\computername (file://\computername) -s

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