Saving Windows 8 Tasks function to Flash Drive

January 18, 2014 at 07:16:08
Specs: Windows 8.1 64 Bit, AMD FX-8350 8 Core @ 4.0 GHz w/ 2x4 DDR3-1600
Hey Everyone,
I recently discovered the Tasks function in Windows, where you can tell your computer to do something (such as load a program) at the time of a certain event (such as when the computer boots up).

What I was wondering was is there a way to 'save' the task to something like a flash drive? Basically, I want a certain file on my flash drive to load on startup when the flash drive is inserted into the computer. I could just create a task on every computer, but that seems a little too time consuming.

Thanks!


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February 3, 2014 at 15:11:54
What you are wanting to do is possible. You can use the task scheduler, but it takes a lot of time trying to set this up. Another downside to it is that it takes a lot of resource from your pc when it is in function but will have to do the scheduler for each pc. You can also do a script using powershell which might be less work and then put the script on each pc.


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