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Does anyone know of a method to migrate from the .job format to the .xml format that 2008 server uses?

I have dozens of working scheduled tasks, and I want to migrate them to a new 2008 server.

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I know we normally frown on answers that are just links, but I don't see how else to post this: There's a powershell script on the Microsoft site that might help you

The script is based on the discussion on a Microsoft staff member's blog here.

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