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Task Scheduler failed to start “\Event Viewer Tasks\” task for user “”. Additional Data: Error Value: 2147943785.

I got the above error when I tried to run an .exe as a task in Task Scheduler. The .exe connects to the database using a ‘Service Account’. So, in order to fix the above error, I added the “service account”in the “log on as a batch job”policy. Refer the snapshot below,

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December 1, 2013 Posted by | C#.NET, Windows Server 2008R2 | 1 Comment