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Posted on 2005-05-03
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I have been running my daily backups for a while now through task. I have often wondered why I must logon to the local machine to get it to run. I do have my user name and password entered in the scheduler "run as" box. Any insight?
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by:Manchauser
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What OS is this on?  Are you a local administrator?
Check out the following KB article, it might help
http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;en-us;314844

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by:NetworkGuy04
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I am running Server 2003. Yes I am the local administrator. Have tryed recreating the task, no luck. In the log file it says can't find xxxx.bks file not found. I have full access to directory and file.
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Manchauser earned 375 total points
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Take a look at this KB article.  It sounds like it is your problem.  Remember if you use a text editor to save the bks file as Unicode.
http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;en-us;264604

Unicode requirements
http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;en-us;872937
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