bbProg

Task Scheduler Program Excecution

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Hi all,

 

I am trying to write a simple exe that will close outlook, backup all pst files and open outlook.

it all works fine when i run the script via the script editor or double-click on the exe file, but when it's being executed via the Task Scheduler, the RunWait and Run commands start Outlook in hidden mode, the flags @sw_minimize nor @sw_maximize did any better...

 

any ideas?

 

thanks in advanced.

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I found out the problem.

Setting the task to run whether the user is logged on or not makes it invisible. Selecting "Run only when user is logged on" made it visible :)

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Learning everyday, glad you sorted it out.


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Paster - Main function is to paste text, but has more functions.

OpenW - Open With... alternative, Open any file with any application, set it's icon, set application as default.

Renamer - Rename files and folders, remove portions of text from the filename etc.

BeatsPlayer - Music player.

Params Tool - Right click an exe to see it's parameters or execute them.

Regedit Control - Registry browsing history, quickly jump into any saved key.

Time4Shutdown - Write the time for shutdown in minutes.

Power Profiles Tool - Set a profile as active, delete, duplicate, export and import.

Firefox Profile Backup - Backup/restore previously saved profile.

Finished Task Shutdown - Shuts down pc when specified window/Wndl/process closes.

NetworkSpeedShutdown - Shuts down pc if download speed goes under "X" Kb/s.

IUIAutomation - Topic with framework and examples

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