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Submitted on: 2/14/2015 3:07:00 PM
By: Steppenwolfe (from psc cd)  
Level: Intermediate
User Rating: By 7 Users
Compatibility: VB 5.0, VB 6.0
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     A replacement scheduler tool for windows.. I recently noticed the scheduler is effectively broken in XP (SP2). You now require a logon to schedule a task, and applications scheduled as System with netapi or wmi, are no longer starting. So, I made my own scheduler! This runs with almost no overhead, can schedule multiple simultaneous tasks by hour/day/week/month. Can schedule recurring jobs, and is completely accessable from a command line. This should also run on all operating systems, (let me know..). Well, hope ya like it.. Comments/suggestions are welcome.. _________________________________________________ Updated - Consolidated code into one reusable class. Tightened it up in a few spots, and changed clock display format to 12 hour- AM/PM for clarity. _________________________________________________ Version 1.3 is up! Fixed a few problems, added a system tray menu. Skinned the app with Neo Lite. Enjoy.. Cheers, John

 
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2/10/2017 12:53:56 AMHong gil dong

hey man...
you missing neoclasslt.dll
i get it another your post, but not working...
useless
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