Add scheduled tasks to multiple machines over network

I was wondering is there was a way (preferably free) to set up some maintenance tasks (defrag and disk cleanup) across many networked machines; most of which are xp, some are win2k.
My initial idea was to use xp's built in task scheduler but i wasnt sure how to send the changes over to the other workstations. Any ideas?
strungout132Asked:
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MarkMichaelCommented:
Hi

You can apply this via Group Policy from the server.
Create a script and apply it to a group policy object...
See here on how to do it
http://www.serverwatch.com/tutorials/article.php/1474241

Also, see this other EE post:
http://www.experts-exchange.com/Networking/Misc/Q_21582671.html

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strungout132Author Commented:
great, sounds easy enough. thanks!
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