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Windows 7: Task Scheduler - Create Task to Display a Message Reminder

09 Feb 2016   #40
Yoder731

Windows 10 64 bit.
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Brink View Post
Hello Yoder, and welcome to Seven Forums.

You might also see if a log on screen message may work for this.

Logon Title and Text Message
I am trying to have the message display at the end of the day. Task Scheduler will only work for a Local Machine right?


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09 Feb 2016   #41
Brink

64-bit Windows 10 Pro
 
 

I don't have any experience doing this for a domain, but you could try creating a task in Task Scheduler to run a "Net send" command to send the message to domain users.

net send {name | * | /domain[:name] | /users} message


https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/.../bb490710.aspx
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23 Mar 2016   #42
avada

Windows 7 amd64
 
 

Hi!

Can I do something like this for windows 10 and 8? Annoyingly, while the "display a message" option appears in brackets it's claimed that it's obsolete and it wouldn't let me save the task...
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23 Mar 2016   #43
Brink

64-bit Windows 10 Pro
 
 

Hello avada,

I'm afraid that this has been deprecated in Windows 8 and Windows 10.
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