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I'm getting an error running a task scheduler on windows 2003 code 0x1, but the task scheduler is not showing error description on status column. Any idea why this could happend?

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What I want to known is why if I'm getting an error I can't see the error description on the status column, I don't realy care about the error itself. –  Santiago May 10 '11 at 14:39

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Have you experienced a problem running Scheduled tasks itself or any scheduled task?

308558 - HOW TO Troubleshoot Scheduled Tasks in Windows XP and Windows 2003: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/308558

If the service is not configured to log on as the local system account, it may not start. To check the settings for the service: 1. Click Start, click Control Panel, and then double-click Administrative Tools. 2. Click Computer Management. 3. Expand Services and Applications, and then click Services. 4. Right-click the Task Scheduler service, and then click Properties. 5. On the General tab, make sure that the startup type is set to automatic, and that the service status is Started. If the service is not running, click Start. 6. On the Log On tab, make sure that the local system account is selected, and that the Allow service to interact with desktop check box has a check mark. 7. Click OK, and then quit Computer Management.

Or may be it's just something wrong with your task... Usually it's caused by password prompt, inaccessible network drives, wrong file path and so on. What kind of task you are trying to start?

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Thanks Sergey, but, my question wasn't clear enough, what I want to know is why if I'm getting an error on a task I can't see the error description on the status column, I don't really care about the error itself. On HOW TO you sent said: "The Status column has the following status and description information: Blank - The task is not running, or it ran and was successful." But, I get Blank and unsuccessful state. –  Santiago May 10 '11 at 14:43

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