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SCHEDULED TASK DOES NOT RUN
Description: Task Scheduler is automatically installed with the Microsoft® Windows® Server 2003 family, Windows XP, and Windows 2000 operating systems and is started each time the operating system is started. It can be run through the Task Scheduler graphical user interface or the AT.EXE command.
With the Task Scheduler you can:
Scoping the Issue: If Scheduled Tasks fail to run at all, check the following to help narrow down the scope:
To check the settings for the service:
Data Gathering: In all instances, collecting either MPS Reports with the General, Internet and Networking, Business Networks and Server Components diagnostics, or a Performance-oriented MSDT manifest must be done.
Troubleshooting / Resolution: