Bitsadmin /setpriority

Applies To: Windows Vista, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2012, Windows 8

Sets the priority of the specified job.

Syntax

bitsadmin /SetPriority <Job> <Priority>

Parameters

Parameter

Description

Job

The job's display name or GUID

Priority

One of the following values:

  • FOREGROUND

  • HIGH

  • NORMAL

  • LOW

Examples

The following example sets the priority for the job named myDownloadJob to normal.

C:\>bitsadmin /SetPriority myDownloadJob NORMAL

Additional references

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