Wake Computer Task Registration

Applies To: Windows Server 2008 R2

Tasks can be configured so they wake a computer from sleep mode to run the task. To create a task that wakes a computer from sleep mode, register the task with the Task Scheduler service.


Event ID Source Message



The Task Scheduler service failed to set a wakeup timer. As a result, some scheduled tasks may not run while the system is suspended. The error value is: %1.

Task Scheduler Tasks

Management Infrastructure