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Old 07-08-2005, 12:00 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Hi, how can I schedule maintenance programs to run and scan and fix at certain times during the day? like Say I leave my computer on all night every day, how can i make it run and scan with ad aware, automatically remove spyware, run scandisk immediately after, run disk defrag immediately after and to backup files automatically to a network drive or zip drive at midnight every night? or is tha tnot possible.
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i know that much, but that only runs the programl, i dont think that will tell it wat to do within the program
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Backup 2000 will back you up whenever you want...Microsoft antispyware scans and removes when you want, default at 2am
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Make a batch file that will execute the programs you want to run one after another. Use the scheduled task to run the batch file that you created.
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i know nothing about batch files...i need a dummies tutorial for it...if anyone can find me one?
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