RegisteredTask.State property

For scripting, gets the operational state of the registered task.

Syntax

RegisteredTask.State As Integer

Property value

A TASK_STATE constant that defines the operational state of the task.

Value Meaning
TASK_STATE_UNKNOWN
0
The state of the task is unknown.
TASK_STATE_DISABLED
1
The task is registered but is disabled and no instances of the task are queued or running. The task cannot be run until it is enabled.
TASK_STATE_QUEUED
2
Instances of the task are queued.
TASK_STATE_READY
3
The task is ready to be executed, but no instances are queued or running.
TASK_STATE_RUNNING
4
One or more instances of the task are running.

Requirements

Minimum supported client
Windows Vista [desktop apps only]
Minimum supported server
Windows Server 2008 [desktop apps only]
Type library
Taskschd.tlb
DLL
Taskschd.dll

See also

Task Scheduler

RegisteredTask