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Launch Program On Windows 2008 Desktop Using Task Scheduler

I have a job scheduler that runs on a desktop of a Windows 2008 server and users process jobs through this thing all day, every day. I have a console session that I leave up so the GUI can keep ...
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How to trigger cross-platform jobs between Windows and Unix

I have an application which has components on Windows and Unix. I need to run overnight jobs which initiate tasks/jobs on both environment. These need to be sequenced so I cannot simple use Cron / ...
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SCCM - Where to put the create user step

I've implemented SCCM on our server and am now running task sequences to migrate from Windows XP to Win7. But we also need to be able to add a new local admin, because disable the default ...
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Windows Task Scheduler fails on EventData instruction

The Scheduled Task fails on the Event Data instruction in this XML: <ValueQueries> <Value name="eventChannel">Event/System/Channel</Value> <Value ...
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MDT task not executing cmd properly

I have done a little experimenting with this task and I have the majority of it working. Basically the Task runs this command line cmd.exe /c set y1=%date:~-4,4%&set m1=%date:~-10,2%&set ...
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java task blocked for more than 120 seconds inet6_ioctl

My server is running Linux kernel 2.6.18-194.el5PAE. And find the following messages sometimes. Any suggestion, what could be the reason? Thanks a lot. task java:8028 blocked for more than 120 ...
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how to schedule a task on all weekdays and then disable only on holidays

We would like to scheduled a task on Windows Server on all weekdays. At the same time, the task should be disabled on the holidays. Please advise.
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IIS vs Remote Desktop for Remote Task Management

I'm researching the best way to set up something like this: I have a client who wants to be able to kick off a data import/processing/export routine remotely -- from home, from his smartphone, ...
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Continue running a task with terminal disconnected?

Say I'm running a task on a remote (Ubuntu) server which last hours, but I need to disconnect my shell client now. Foolishly, I didn't use screen or think of starting the task with nohup. Is there a ...
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Windows XP Scheduler - Error Adding Another Task (data area passed to a system call is too small)

I'm getting an error "data area passed to a system call is too small" when trying to add a task to the Windows Scheduler. We currently have about 20 tasks in it. Googling the issue, we found to ...
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Schedule a bug export from TFS

Is there any way that I can schedule a bug export from TFS. I have my query all set up and can manually export to excel - ideally I want to be able to run this export every night to a csv file sat on ...
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How to make the task scheduler display the cmd shell when invoking a batch file?

I am using Windows 2008 R2, and I am trying to schedule my application in the Task Scheduler. I have created a batch with the right settings. The problem I have is: I need to display the Cmd shell ...
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Server 2008 Task Scheduler and a CMD file

Task Scheduler - I have a .cmd file I'm trying to execute on a regular basis through Task Scheduler. I've set the task so that it points to the cmd file. I want the task to execute even when no one ...
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Why would Windows Task Scheduler spawn multiple instances of the same task that run into each other?

Overview: I use Windows Task Scheduler to run automated tasks. Occasionally I will see that randomly a task has failed to perform its duties. When I check Task Scheduler to see what has occurred in ...
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ForFiles.exe Not Working In Task Scheduler 0x1 Result?

I have no idea why its not working in Task Scheduler because if I run the same code in a batch file it works fine?? I am putting the following into task scheduler on a Win2008 R2 machine and I keep ...
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Have a process which runs nightly to automatically zip old files?

I have a file share, and I want a process which enumerates files on that share and automatically creates a 7z self-extracting exe of files over 1 month old. On a different share, I want to create a 7z ...
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How do I rename a task in Task Scheduled on Windows Server 2008 R2

I have some tasks in the Task Scheduler on Windows 2008 R2. I created them as the admin and I'm logged in as the admin. I have no easy way to rename the tasks. The only way I can is to export the task ...
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Win Server 2008 Task Scheduler to run PHP file

I am trying to figure out how to open and close IE to run a PHP page on a daily run.Not sure what to do once I get to the "Start a Program" section of the task wizard to achieve this.
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windows server 2008 administrator domain account problem

I everyone... I'm running a strange problem in Task Scheduler. I've set a task to run a IE with a URL as parameter. I've set the domain administrator account but something not working well. This task ...
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TFS: What does Triage mean?

So I'm installing TFS for our developers to use, and I'm supposed to be the expert on this TFS thing since I'm the one that suggested we get it, but I don't know the answers to some of their ...
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can server 2008's task scheduler run a php file?

I have a server 2008 64 bit machine with php5 via fastcgi installed. I want to run a .php script every day at 3 AM. I set up a task and "Last Run Result" says "%1 is not a valid Win32 application" ...
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Scheduled tasks fail to start unless I'm logged in to the server

Tasks need to open a CMD window and pass net use commands, then do a DIR command, pipping the output to a file on the server. Log in as either me (Sysadmin) or with one of the system accounts and task ...
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Ant task to pre-compile JSPs on weblogic server

I am trying to create an ant task to compile JSPs. Here are the excerpts from the build.xml related to the task: .... <fileset ...
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Schedule a Task to Run When Another Completes on Windows Server 2003

On Windows Server 2003, I have a task that is scheduled to run every morning at 12 am. The time it takes to run varies since it is a search engine spider that crawls a website. I want to have a batch ...
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How can a limited user start a task on a server from his workstation

We have a batch reporting software (Visual Cut) that can be used to generate a report on demand to a PDF file. It runs on a single server. I don't want to have to install the software on every ...
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Best way to show employee info in Outlook 2007

I apologize for the title of this question. I did not know how to summarize my question into the title. Anyway ...... We have here a old program that we call "Who is where" (its a translation from ...