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Get emails from Scheduled task based on exit code

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I have been assigned the task of getting scheduled task to send me a email if the exit code is not 0x0 however i have no clue on how to script it, I know i can use blat to send the email. If anyone can point me in the right direction on how to have a batch or vbscript check the exit status of a scheduled task and send a email please let me know.

I am assuming that the batch of vbscript that will be made will be called by the scheduled task.
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START <your application to run> /WAIT
IF ERRORLEVEL 1 START <your application to send emails about error>

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is this windows batch or vb?
Windows. Save it as .cmd and schedule task to run it.

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how can have it check for any error not just lvl 1
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This one is on us!
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