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Windows 7: Task Scheduler : New Tutorial

04 Jul 2010   #1
Bare Foot Kid
Microsoft MVP

W 7 64-bit Ultimate
 
 
Task Scheduler : New Tutorial

Have a look and let me know what you think.


Task Scheduler : Shut Down the PC - Create Task
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04 Jul 2010   #2
pebbly

win 7 ultimate32bit, Win8.1pro wmc 32bit
 
 

Good tut again BFK , one question , can you make it postpone the shutdown if its ever needed ?
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04 Jul 2010   #3
Bare Foot Kid
Microsoft MVP

W 7 64-bit Ultimate
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by pebbly View Post
Good tut again BFK , one question , can you make it postpone the shutdown if its ever needed ?

Hello Kathryn, thanks!


I'm not sure if you can once the shutdown has started but you can have a look at the "Conditions" tab to add some parameters, that may be a help.
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04 Jul 2010   #4
derekimo

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Win 10 Pro x64
 
 

Good job Ted, Nice walk through.

I like this little tidbit too, on the expire date.


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04 Jul 2010   #5
Bare Foot Kid
Microsoft MVP

W 7 64-bit Ultimate
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by derekimo View Post
Good job Ted, Nice walk through.

I like this little tidbit too, on the expire date.


I was hoping someone would enjoy that one.
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04 Jul 2010   #6
pebbly

win 7 ultimate32bit, Win8.1pro wmc 32bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Bare Foot Kid View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by pebbly View Post
Good tut again BFK , one question , can you make it postpone the shutdown if its ever needed ?

Hello Kathryn, thanks!


I'm not sure if you can once the shutdown has started but you can have a look at the "Conditions" tab to add some parameters, that may be a help.
I think you can set it to "stop if the computer ceases to be idle" in conditions thank you BFK
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04 Jul 2010   #7
derekimo

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Win 10 Pro x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Bare Foot Kid View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by derekimo View Post
Good job Ted, Nice walk through.

I like this little tidbit too, on the expire date.


I was hoping someone would enjoy that one.
Subtle, but well placed.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
04 Jul 2010   #8
Bare Foot Kid
Microsoft MVP

W 7 64-bit Ultimate
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by pebbly View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Bare Foot Kid View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by pebbly View Post
Good tut again BFK , one question , can you make it postpone the shutdown if its ever needed ?

Hello Kathryn, thanks!


I'm not sure if you can once the shutdown has started but you can have a look at the "Conditions" tab to add some parameters, that may be a help.
I think you can set it to "stop if the computer ceases to be idle" in conditions thank you BFK

I know you can but it's too much to go into in the tutorial because there would be so many different situations to cover; I'm pleased you find it useful.
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04 Jul 2010   #9
Bare Foot Kid
Microsoft MVP

W 7 64-bit Ultimate
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by derekimo View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Bare Foot Kid View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by derekimo View Post
Good job Ted, Nice walk through.

I like this little tidbit too, on the expire date.


I was hoping someone would enjoy that one.
Subtle, but well placed.

I enjoyed it!
My System SpecsSystem Spec
04 Jul 2010   #10
Bare Foot Kid
Microsoft MVP

W 7 64-bit Ultimate
 
 

I just added this to the tutorial, it'll make it easier to use.
Note   Note

Be sure to have a look at the "Conditions" tab if you need to add any parameters that must be met before the task is able to run.

Task Scheduler : New Tutorial-condidions.jpg


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