To complete the work in the top menu bar of the running application, click "File" and then click "Exit". Software interface in English, respectively, the File and Exit. If the program runs in windowed mode, move the cursor to the top right corner of the window and click the icon [x]. The program will be closed. Most programs also responds to the key combination Alt and F4 entered at the keyboard.
In other applications menu is invoked by pressing Esc. This is more common in computer games. Call up the game menu and choose from the suggested items the command associated with the termination of the work: "Exit", "return to desktop" and the like. If necessary, confirm the command.
For an emergency shutdown application, use the "task Manager". It can cause several ways. First, click the right mouse button on the taskbar and select the context menu item "task Manager" with the left mouse button. Second: go to "start" click "Run", type in the empty field taskmgr.exe (without the quotation marks, parentheses, or other characters) and click OK or press Enter. The third way: enter on the keyboard the Ctrl, Alt and Del.
In the window "task Manager" open the "Applications" tab, select the desired program using the left mouse button and click "end task". Another option: open the Processes tab and locate the process of your application. Select it with the left mouse button and click "End process".
Alternative method: click on the highlighted process, right-click and select the context menu one of the commands. Team "End process" corresponds to the same button; the command "Terminate process tree" allows you to complete all the processes associated with the work close the application.
Advice 2 : How to stop the program
Almost all applications and most system programs today use elements of the graphical interface of the OS. So to stop the apps running in windowed mode just click the icon with the x in the upper right corner of the window. However, sometimes this is not enough or missing the opportunity to use this method.
You will need
- ОС Windows.
Some applications are configured so that a click on the icon with the cross did not close the program, but only rolled up her window. If you are not sure what stopped the application of this method, look for its icon in the tray and close the program completely by using the appropriate item in the context menu of the icon, it opens by clicking the right button of the mouse.
A program that runs full screen with no window with the x in the upper right corner can be closed using the "hot keys". Use Alt + F4 instead of clicking the close icon of the window to complete the work, for example, a full-screen computer games.
For emergency stopping the operation of the programs, use the "task Manager" Windows. If you close the application the usual way is not possible, press Ctrl + Alt + Delete. In some versions of OS - like Windows XP - is that enough appeared on the screen Manager window, in others - for example, Windows 7 - click on the line "Start task Manager" in the interim menu.
On the Applications tab in the Manager window, locate the table row of the desired program. The "frozen" apps in the column "Status" in this table instead of writing "Works" placed mark "Not responding". Select the line program and click "end task".
If you don't see the desired program, click on the tab "Processes". Here are similar list, but instead of program names in the left column of "image Name" - contains the names of executable files. It's a little difficult to locate, but in the right hand column - "Description" provides a brief explanation of the purpose of each application or its full name. Using data from these two columns, find the desired program, select its row in the table and click "End process".