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Instruct Windows Task Scheduler to turn on the monitor from sleep

How do I get Windows Task Scheduler to turn on the monitor from sleep in Windows Vista? Currently, all it does is wake up from sleep (without turning on the monitor, it runs a batch script).
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Why would TaskScheduler start tasks at the wrong time?

I have a task scheduled every day at 3:00, on a Vista 64 machine. Most of the time it starts at 3:00:00, sometimes 2:59:59, which is fine. But from time to time the task is launched at a completely ...
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Windows Task Scheduler broken: “service is not available”

Problem I'm trying to run Windows Task Scheduler from the start menu (the command is %SystemRoot%\system32\taskschd.msc /s) but as of very recently, I'm getting an error: The window then opens as ...
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Windows Task Scheduler and possible permission problems

I use NirCmd (http://www.nirsoft.net/utils/nircmd.html) to enable me to run commands such as "power off the monitor", "mute system volume" from the command-line (and I highly recommend it, BTW). My OS ...