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Run TASK scheduler on demand

Hello,
I created a script to run a task already defined in task scheduler on demand.  I would like to use VBScript as I can compile to an exe and encrypt the id and password.  Any help would be great.  Thanks
Script:
set objShell = CreateObject("WScript.Shell")
objShell.run "cmd.exe /C ""SCHTASKS /Run /S servername /U halcyon\uswername /P password" & " /I" & " /TN" & " \Exports\Bank of eden (qqq) file Export"""

Thank you for your help
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Thank you for the password info, but I am more interested in finding out why does the code I posted is not working.
BTW, it works from the command prompt if I type the following:
SCHTASKS /Run /S servername /U halcyon\username /P password /I /TN "\Exports\Bank of eden (qqq) file Export"
Ahh, I must have read it wrong.  
Have you tried replacing the " with ( ) or '
So, What is the error you are getting?
You compile it to exe right, then execute it and what happens?
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It appears the multiple quotes have been a problem for others.  I am sorry, I thought this was a different issue, but I will try to help anyway.  I dug this up, and it may help
http://www.visualbasicscript.com/m34387-print.aspx
I think you misspelled username

uswername

objShell.run "cmd.exe /C ""SCHTASKS /Run /S servername /U halcyon\uswername /P password" & " /I" & " /TN" & " \Exports\Bank of eden (qqq) file Export"""
Thank you for you kind help, much appreciated.  This was a simple request I am sure but you provided the correct answer the first time!  I was able to complete a critical and visible project.   Again thank you