troubleshooting Question

Windows Task Scheduler directory name is invalid

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I have a windows Task Scheduler task that runs perfectly using my own user account. My user account is also the author of the task.

However, when I run the task using a different user account, I get a last run result of "The directory name is invalid.(0x8007010B )

Please note:
Action: is start a program
Program/script:  entry is enclosed in quotes
Start in (optional): entry is NOT enclosed in quotes

What do I have to do please in order to get the task to run successfully under an account other than my own?

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