Windows – Task Scheduler Fails With Error Code 2147943785

This is usually due to a permissions issue.

It’s due to the user that is running the scheduled task not having the Log On As Batch Job assignment.

To fix it, have your Network Administrator go to Start Menu > Administrative Tools > Local Security Policy > Local Policies > User Rights Assignment > Log On As Batch Job as seen below:

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If you are on a domain controller you need to do this on the GROUP POLICY

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Don’t forget to update the policy using GPUPDATE /Force

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But if this still does not work Sad smile

SOLUTION :

Make sure you use the SYSTEM Account to schedule the job.

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Enjoy !

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One Response to Windows – Task Scheduler Fails With Error Code 2147943785

  1. […] Run your task from “System” user account, so that you do not have to be logged on with your account to run the […]

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