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Windows 7: How to start schtasks to run batch file

13 Sep 2013   #1

Windows 7
How to start schtasks to run batch file


I've been tring to make a scheduld task with schtask as system, i mannaged to do it and to task is succesfully made but there is a problem, the task need to run a batch file and it dosent doing it this is the command to add the task as SYSTEM

SCHTASKS /Create /SC daily /ST "17:00" /TN Task1 /TR "c:\myfolder\script.bat" /RU "SYSTEM"

after that i get this message:SUCCESS: The scheduled task "Task1" has successfully been created.

and the batch file code is:

@echo off
set TIMESTAMP=%TIME:~0,2%_%TIME:~3,2%_%TIME:~6,2%
echo Hello
echo change the button on %TIMESTAMP% > c:\myfolder\log.txt
start notepad.exe
RUNDLL32.EXE USER32.DLL,SwapMouseButton

and what is happing on 17:00 is nothing!
notepad dosent open, there is no Hello message and the mouse button are the same
the only thing that happend is in c:\myfolder\log.txt there is a text: change the button on 17:00

what is worng?
when i try to make the task as admin user it working
but i need it to be system beacuse in our company there only few computers and all the workers use the same computers with a username and password so i want it to task not realeted to any user so every user that use the computer can run it.

i need your help guys...

there is a way to start a task when getting a ping? so when someone will send ping to the computer it will start a scheduled task?

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 How to start schtasks to run batch file

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