Backward Compatible Task Monitoring

Updated: December 6, 2007

Applies To: Windows Server 2008

A backward compatible task is a Task Scheduler 1.0 task that is used in the Windows XP, Windows Server 2003, and Windows 2000 operating systems. A task will run if all of its conditions are met after the task is triggered to start. You can monitor a task by viewing the task's history and status.


Event ID Source Message



Task Compatibility module failed to update task "%1" to the required status %2. Additional Data: Error Value: %3.

Task Scheduler Backward Compatible Tasks

Management Infrastructure