Step 1: Add the following line to use the namespace. This is necessary as we need to use the
Step 2: Now add the below line to your code to use the methods from the User32.dll.
[DllImport("user32.dll")] public static extern void LockWorkStation(); [DllImport("user32.dll")] public static extern int ExitWindowsEx(int uFlags, int dwReason);
Step 3: Once you complete the above two steps, you can now call the methods on button click or after some or with some particular event or the way you like.
LockWorkStation(); //Locks the workstation, Equivalent to WIN+L ExitWindowsEx(0, 0)//Shutdowns the machine Application.SetSuspendState(PowerState.Suspend, true, true) //Put the machine in stand-by mode Application.SetSuspendState(PowerState.Hibernate, true, true); // Hibernates the system