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Windows 7: Possible to have program / file launch on waking? (not startup)

12 Jun 2015   #1

64bit Windows Professional
Possible to have program / file launch on waking? (not startup)

I'm not sure if I've been looking in the wrong places or it can't be done, but I thought I'd at least ask before seeking alternatives.

There's a few programs and a word document or two that I "need" to launch on waking, not startup (multiple users on the computer and nobody shuts it down - only sleep/hibernates it).

Can this be done? If so, I was hoping somebody could possibly point me in the right direction?

Thank you in advance everyone :)

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12 Jun 2015   #2

Linux Lite 3.2 x64; Windows 7, 8.1

You probably can create a task that is triggered "on workstation unlock".
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12 Jun 2015   #3

64bit Windows Professional

I'll give that a try, thanks!
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13 Jun 2015   #4

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1

In case above won't work (due to no unlock taking place? - no password perhaps)
Allows to run batch files upon suspend and/or resume, see if it helps.
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