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Scheduled Tasks

The scheduled tasks feature runs applications and scripts automatically at scheduled times. See also “Scheduled Tasks” in Chapter 4.


Scheduled Tasks, add a task

Control Panel Scheduled Tasks Add Scheduled Task


Scheduled Tasks, choose user for a single task

Control Panel Scheduled Tasks right-click task Properties Task tab Run as


Scheduled Tasks, choose user for At service

Control Panel Scheduled Tasks Advanced At Service Account


Scheduled Tasks, command-line

See “At” in Chapter 4.


Scheduled Tasks, compatibility with computers running on batteries

Control Panel Scheduled Tasks right-click task Properties Settings tab Power Management section


Scheduled Tasks, delete a task

Control Panel Scheduled Tasks right-click task Delete


Scheduled Tasks, delete completed tasks automatically

Control Panel Scheduled Tasks right-click task Properties Settings tab Delete the task if it is not scheduled to run again


Scheduled Tasks, enable / disable

Control Panel Scheduled Tasks Advanced Stop Using Task Scheduler or Start Using Task Scheduler


Scheduled Tasks, enable / disable a single task

Control Panel Scheduled Tasks right-click task Properties Task tab Enabled


Scheduled Tasks, log

Control Panel Scheduled Tasks Advanced View Log


Scheduled Tasks, missed task notification

Control Panel Scheduled Tasks Advanced Notify Me of Missed Tasks


Scheduled Tasks, pause

Control Panel Scheduled Tasks Advanced Pause Task Scheduler


Scheduled Tasks, perform only if computer is idle

Control Panel Scheduled Tasks right-click task Properties Settings tab Idle Time section


Scheduled Tasks, repeat settings for a single task

Control Panel Scheduled Tasks right-click task Properties Schedule tab Advanced


Scheduled Tasks, schedule settings for a single task

Control Panel Scheduled Tasks right-click task Properties Schedule tab


Scheduled Tasks, security policies

Group Policy (gpedit.msc) Computer Configuration Administrative Templates Windows Components Task Scheduler

Group Policy (gpedit.msc) User Configuration Administrative Templates Windows Components Task Scheduler


Scheduled Tasks, stop hung tasks

Control Panel Scheduled Tasks right-click task Properties Settings tab Stop the task if it runs for...


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