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Windows 7: Batch file timebomb?

04 May 2011   #1

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit SP 1
Batch file timebomb?

I don't really know a better way to describe it, but I want to make a batch file that Task Scheduler can open at a certain time to close a chosen program. I know more Russian than I do coding...

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05 May 2011   #2

Windows 8.1 ; Windows 7 x86 (Dec2008-Jan2013)

Taskkill command on

TASKKILL /F /IM "notepad.exe"

or if you want user to type program's name
@echo off
set /p name= Please specify program's name? (example: notepad.exe)
taskkill /f /im %name%
And of course, this won't work on hung programs and some protected programs like antiviruses.

And user can start this program again.
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05 May 2011   #3

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit SP 1

Wow I was about to say it isn't working. Then I saw I only had taskill... needed that second "K"
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