Group Policy includes the Scheduled Tasks preference extension. For computers and users, this extension allows you to:

Getting started

You can create and configure Scheduled Task or Immediate Task preference items for any domain-based Group Policy object (GPO). You configure the settings by editing a GPO using the Group Policy Management Console. When editing a GPO, you can find this preference extension at the following location:

Computer Configuration or User Configuration

   └ Preferences

      └ Control Panel Settings

         └ Scheduled Tasks

For information about how to use this extension to create and configure a preference item, see the following topics: