how to solve 0xffffffff  error in schedules task.

Posted on 2010-08-21
Last Modified: 2012-05-10
how to solve 0xffffffff  error in schedules task.  The task is set to run with a domain account which is member of local administrator.
Question by:m_p_biswal
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evanmcnally earned 20 total points
ID: 33492562
Does the account have Logon as a Batch Job rights?  Local Administrators group should have this, but worth double checking.

For the name of the account that will execute the job, have you included the domain in the credentials (for example  "domainname\username"  )?

Author Comment

ID: 33492587
Yes it's part of Local Administrators and it's set with domain name.   (as per your example)

Expert Comment

ID: 33492685
What does the scheduled task log show?

Expert Comment

ID: 33500429
Scheduled tasks maintains a log file (Schedlgu.txt), in the c:\Windows folder. You can view the log from the Scheduled Tasks window by clicking View Log on the Advanced menu.


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