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How to Schedule task/script in Windows 10 ?

sunilaleti profile image Sunil Aleti ・1 min read

Hey guys,
Last week I posted a python script on how to sort files w.r.t filetype extensions. And the only problem I faced with that script is I need to run that script manually.
So in order to solve that problem, I used TaskScheduler which is inbuilt feature in windows 10 and created a task to run the script for every regular intervals.

It is very easy to create task and set triggers, and will see in step by step.

Step 1: Open Task Scheduler app

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Step 2: Click on create task option on right side panel

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Step 3: Enter the name of the task, description(optional) and security options

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Step 4: Next, go to triggers and click on "NEW" and set settings as required

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Step 5: Now, go to action and Enter the location of script that you want to schedule and click on ok

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That's it, this task is automated to run for every regular time intervals

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