Is it possible to schedule a task only for working days (Monday to Friday)?

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Yes, this is possible.

  1. Create a Task
  2. On the Triggers tab, click New...
  3. Then click Weekly (see below)
  4. Choose the days you want
  5. Fill in the rest of your requirements.

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    ah great, didn't even click weekly, thought it means once every week ;-) Thanks for the hint :-) Dec 2, 2012 at 15:42
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    @stefan.at.wpf I'm glad I'm not the only one! lol
    – Robert H
    Dec 3, 2012 at 18:53
  • @LeeTaylor can i schedule weekly and in the day only, but not at night like after 6pm?
    – Rosetta
    Feb 20, 2016 at 4:59
  • You can choose any time you like. Just put the relevant time in the relevant boxes.
    – Lee Taylor
    Feb 20, 2016 at 18:40

Or command for those who do not like GUI or just want to script:

schtasks /create /sc weekly /D TUE,THU /st 16:00 /f /RI 60 /du 12:00 /tr "'c:\temp\imdms\l.cmd'" /tn lock_mecoms


SUCCESS: The scheduled task "lock_mecoms" has successfully been created.

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