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Extensive library to control and manipulate Microsoft Task Scheduler Service.

  • Please check this site for the implementation status!
  • Please check the History.txt file in the archive for the changelog.
  • Please check the WIKI for details about how to use the UDF.

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KNOWN BUGS (last changed: 2021-02-03)

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Things to come (last changed: 2021-02-03)

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What's New in Version




  • _TS_TaskPropertiesSet: Now returns @error = 2005 when a problem occurs: "Error setting a property. @extended is set to the COM error and the Returnvalue holds the negative index of the property in error ($aProperties)"
  • Advanced.Help: ANY CHM help file (Compressed HTML Help) can now be called with the F1 key. This includes the TaskScheduler UDF!
    For details check this website: https://www.autoitscript.com/forum/files/file/517-advancedhelp/


I have been able - based on the great work done by MrCreatoR! - to generate a single CHM file for the TaskScheduler UDF.
This help file looks like the AutoIt help file - unfortunately you can't call this help from SciTE yet. Please see the changes above.
All other help files (_TS_*.htm, TaskScheduler.htm, default.css) have been removed.


  • TS_Close: I noticed that function _TS_Close does not close the connection to the Task Scheduler Service. You now have to pass  the object returned by _TS_Open. So the connection will be properly closed by _TS_Close.


  • _TS_IsRunFromTaskScheduler: Check if process is run by Task Scheduler.
    This function written by mLipok is EXPERIMENTAL!
    To use this function uncomment the following lines:
        ; #include <WinAPIProc.au3>  REMOVE THIS COMMENT TO USE FUNCTION _TS_IsRunFromTaskScheduler - EXPERIMENTAL!

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