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I am attempting to run an Autoit.exe with schtasks every weekday @ 9:05 am.

I have the below

C:\>SchTasks /Create /TN "P10Run" /TR "O:\AUTOIT\P40 Run.au3" /SC WEEKLY /D MON,
TUE,WED,THU,FRI /ST 09:05:00
SUCCESS: The scheduled task "P10Run" has successfully been created.

I also did a "test" run :

C:\>Schtasks /Run /TN "P10Run
SUCCESS: Attempted to run the scheduled task "P10Run".

But when I run my query to verify success my "Last Result" seems to indicate that the script did not run:

C:\>SCHTASKS /QUERY /FO LIST /V /TN "P10RUN"

Folder: \
HostName:                             xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
TaskName:                             \P10RUN
Next Run Time:                        N/A
Status:                               Could not start
Logon Mode:                           Interactive only
Last Run Time:                        6/14/2017 9:08:56 AM
Last Result:                          -2147024894
Author:                               xxxxxxx
Task To Run:                          O:\AUTOIT\P40 Run.au3
Start In:                             N/A
Comment:                              N/A
Scheduled Task State:                 Enabled
Idle Time:                            Disabled
Power Management:                     Stop On Battery Mode, No Start On Batterie
s
Run As User:                          xxxxxxxxx\xxxxxxxx
Delete Task If Not Rescheduled:       Enabled
Stop Task If Runs X Hours and X Mins: 72:00:00
Schedule:                             Scheduling data is not available in this f
ormat.
Schedule Type:                        Weekly
Start Time:                           9:05:00 AM
Start Date:                           6/14/2017
End Date:                             N/A
Days:                                 MON, TUE, WED, THU, FRI
Months:                               Every 1 week(s)
Repeat: Every:                        Disabled
Repeat: Until: Time:                  Disabled
Repeat: Until: Duration:              Disabled
Repeat: Stop If Still Running:        Disabled

C:\>

Is there something missing in my command? Also is there a better way to make sure that the script does in fact sun successfully?

Thanks In Advance! 

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As far as confirming your script runs as it should (or doesn't), why not use the Windows standard and write out to the Event Viewer? There are a ton of examples throughout the forum for doing so.


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