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Scheduling an exe (emoreau's example)

I've followed this code

http://emoreau.com/Entries/Articles/2008/11/Passing-arguments-to-an-application-startup.aspx

Method 2 of that link. I compiled and have an exe. I want to schedule it as a Service. Per that article, I need to pass a paramter '/batch' to have it run as a service...

When I'm in debug, I add the command line argument to "Debug" tab of properties. When I want to schedule the exe...where do I need to put the command line argument?

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8/22/2022 - Mon
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Éric Moreau

are you creating your task manually in the Windows "Task Scheduler"? If so, you can add your argument to name of the exe.

or you can create a batch file with that argument and launch the batch in the task
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I think I will use Windows Task Scheduler. I've never done this before tho. What do you mean adding it to the name of the exe?  I know if I right click on the exe, select "properties", there's a "Target" field and I can add the paramter to end of it. Is this what you mean?
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i will look. I will keep this question open for now. Thanks for your help.
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