Windows 8 performs a shutdown of the computer and prepares it for faster startup.
Here’s the command that windows uses upon shutdown:
Microsoft Windows [Version 6.1.7601]
C:\Users\hp>shutdown /hybrid /f /t 00
The Faster startup of Windows 8 helps your computer boot faster after shutdown. Windows 8 makes this happen by saving the information to a file upon shutdown. This is called a Hybrid Shutdown. When you login to your PC again, Windows uses the save information to resume your computer.
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