How to Open Task Scheduler in Windows 10

In Windows 10, you can open Task Scheduler in many ways. Let’s see what they are.

Method #1

Open Start menu. Find and open “Windows Administrative Tools” folder.

Now, you can see “Task Scheduler.”

Task Scheduler

Click on it.

Method #2

In Windows 10, you can launch Task Scheduler using the command “taskschd.msc” or “taskschd”

Let’s see the programs in which these commands work.

Run Command

Open Run.

Type “taskschd.msc” (without double quotes) and then press “Enter” key.

Run with command

Command Prompt

Open Command Prompt.

Type “taskschd” (without double quotes) and then press “Enter.”

Windows PowerShell

Open PowerShell.

Type “taskschd” (without double quotes) and then hit “Enter.”

Address Toolbar

In the Address Toolbar, type “taskschd.msc” (without double quotes) and then press “Enter.”

File Explorer Address Bar

In the File Explorer Address Bar, type “taskschd.msc” (without double quotes) and then hit “Enter.”

Task Manager

Open Task Manager and then click File > Run new task.

In the “Create new task” box, type “taskschd.msc” (without double quotes) and then press “Enter” key.

Method #3

Open Start menu and then type “task scheduler” (without double quotes).

Now, you can see the “Task Scheduler” app. Click on it.

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Method #4

Go to C > Windows > System32 folder.

Find and double-click “taskschd” file.

Taskschd file

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Method #5

Open Control Panel.

In the search box at the top, type “task” (without double quotes).

Now, you can see “Schedule tasks.”

Schedule tasks

Click on it.

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Method #6

Open Settings app.

Type “schedule tasks” (without double quotes) in the search box at the top. Now, you can see “Schedule tasks” in the search result. Click on it.

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Also see:

How to Access Device Manager in Windows 10

How to Start Internet Explorer in Windows 10

How to Open Computer Management in Windows 10


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