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To ensure that everything will be performed at the right place and at the right time, you will need task automation. Learn more about this in this article. Check additional information about Task automation.

Don't you wish that you will be able to carry out tasks at the right time and never miss out a single thing that you have to do? This is not only fir the sake of your own self but also for those who are running a business. This is because task automation can benefit business owners by means of allowing their staff to be reassigned so that everyone will become more productive and eventually eliminate costly errors. Apart from this, you can schedule different types of tasks so that it will automatically be performed on your computer. You can manipulate the actions that your system will do including simulated keystrokes and mouse movements.

There are different ways on how you can perform task automation. This would depend upon the task that you would like to accomplish. One of the methods that you can use is through the task scheduler in Windows. To access this, you can click on Start and go to System Tools. This is where you can find the Scheduled Task. Click on this and it will open a new window. In this particular window, you will find the tasks that you have scheduled in the past. This is also where you can add jobs that will be performed on a given schedule.

The first thing that you should do is to double click on the Add Scheduled Task icon to open the wizard. Click on Next to continue. This will let you select the program that you want to run. The programs that are available can be viewed in the list. If your preferred task is not found here, you can browse for it. After that, you can now click on the Next button. You will be asked to type the name for the task or you can leave it with the same name for the program that you want to schedule. You can choose the frequency of the task if it will be performed daily, weekly, monthly, when the computer starts or just for a single instance. Click on Next to specify the time when the task will start as well as with the days of the week. After that, you will need to enter the username and the password of the user that will be benefiting from the task scheduler. If there is no password for the computer user, you will have to leave it blank. To close the wizard, you can click on Finish after you have done the entire process.

On the other hand, you can also utilize automation task software. There are different types of programs that are available and they have distinctive features that will match your needs. For instance, you want to automatically restart or log off your system at a specified time, then you will need a program that has been designed to cater for such demand. There are tools that are ideal for those who are knowledgeable with programming languages while there are also pieces of software that are helpful for those who do not know how to generate a source code for the process of task automation.

If you are interested in Task automation, check this link to find out more about task scheduler. Also, you can check other articles in BSC Training category.


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