Scheduled Task Edit

Posted on 2006-06-07
Last Modified: 2008-01-09
I have a workstation that has a task scheduled. I need to either edit the time or create a new identical task. I am not able to edit the current task... everything is greyed out. I am logged in as administrator. Here are the properties of the task:

Run:  shutdown /r
Comments: Created by NetScheduleJobAdd

How was the above created?
How can edit it or created a new one?
Question by:comtekso
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    Expert Comment

    In the properties of the task, it should have a security tab. Does Administrator or the Administrators group have full control?
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    Accepted Solution

    It was created by the "at" command at a command prompt.  It can be edited/deleted the same way.

    AT /?
    The AT command schedules commands and programs to run on a computer at      
    a specified time and date. The Schedule service must be running to use      
    the AT command.
    AT [\\computername] [ [id] [/DELETE] | /DELETE [/YES]]                    
    AT [\\computername] time [/INTERACTIVE]
        [ /EVERY:date[,...] | /NEXT:date[,...]] "command"

    \\computername     Specifies a remote computer. Commands are scheduled on the
                       local computer if this parameter is omitted.            
    id                 Is an identification number assigned to a scheduled      
    /delete            Cancels a scheduled command. If id is omitted, all the
                       scheduled commands on the computer are canceled.
    /yes               Used with cancel all jobs command when no further
                       confirmation is desired.
    time               Specifies the time when command is to run.
    /interactive       Allows the job to interact with the desktop of the user  
                       who is logged on at the time the job runs.
    /every:date[,...]  Runs the command on each specified day(s) of the week or
                       month. If date is omitted, the current day of the month
                       is assumed.                                              
    /next:date[,...]   Runs the specified command on the next occurrence of the
                       day (for example, next Thursday).  If date is omitted, the
                       current day of the month is assumed.
    "command"          Is the Windows NT command, or batch program to be run.

    Author Comment

    Oh yeah, I had forgotten about that command. Thanks.

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