Posts made in July, 2014


To download a web page using powershell and a scheduled task you must do the following : 1. Open Task Scheduler 2. Right click where your existing Tasks are and click Create a new task 3. Give it a name, and description 4. By default the job will run as whatever user you’re logged in as.  If you don’t want this click the “Change User or Group” button to select the user you’d like the job to run as. 5....

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I’ve been working with the Task Scheduler Managed Wrapper project on code plex.  While I’ve found this project extremely useful I hit a couple of snags that I figured I’d outline here to help you make use of this library as quickly as possible. 1. Allow scheduled task user to “Log on as a batch job” – When you create a scheduled task you usually run as the user who created the task, or set to run as...

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