Task Scheduler "Launch Failiure"

I have setup a schedualted task on Server 2008 in Task Scheduler

In the task History the task is showing as Triggered at 7:00 every morning (as it should). However, immeditley after I get a "Task Start Failed" error.

Here is the "General" error message

Task Scheduler failed to start "\DORIS Lead Rebroke Tools" task for user "PEP\tek". Additional Data: Error Value: 2147943645.



and here is the Details to that error -


- System

  - Provider

   [ Name]  Microsoft-Windows-TaskScheduler
   [ Guid]  {de7b24ea-73c8-4a09-985d-5bdadcfa9017}
 
   EventID 101
 
   Version 0
 
   Level 2
 
   Task 101
 
   Opcode 101
 
   Keywords 0x8000000000000000
 
  - TimeCreated

   [ SystemTime]  2010-04-06T06:00:00.012Z
 
   EventRecordID 205690
 
   Correlation
 
  - Execution

   [ ProcessID]  452
   [ ThreadID]  1164
 
   Channel Microsoft-Windows-TaskScheduler/Operational
 
  - Security

   [ UserID]  S-1-5-18
 

- EventData

  TaskName \DORIS Lead Rebroke Tools
  UserContext PEP\tek
  ResultCode 2147943645




Can Anybody Help?
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NJComputerNetworksCommented:
http://forums.techarena.in/vista-help/814945.htm

I have a feeling that you have to schedule the 'run whether user is logged
on or not' type tasks with the System account, rather than your own. You may
wish to play with that suggestion.
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ict-torquilclarkAuthor Commented:
The only account that I can find on Server 2008 is "Local System" - (that is what the majority of the services run as in services.msc on this server.

However when I try to use that user is get the following error

"An error has occured for task DORIS Lead Rebroke Tools. Error Message : The specified account name is not valid."

any more ideas?
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NJComputerNetworksCommented:
Leave this --UserContext PEP\tek

Make sure this user has rights to local computer (maybe make this local administrator for test reasons)

and do this..
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