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Unable to create the task scheduler

  1. #1

    Posts : 36
    Windows 7

    Unable to create the task scheduler

    Windows 8 x64 OS, now unable to create a basic task from Task Scheduler.
    Typed all args, click the Finish button in the last step, an error:

    "Transaction support within the specified file system resource manager is not started or was shut down due to an error
    I have fixed it base on the URL below, but not luck.
    You cannot change the settings for a file backup operation or use Windows Task Scheduler to change the defrag schedule in Windows Vista

    How to fix it.
    Thank you

      My System SpecsSystem Spec

  2. #2

    Posts : 1,925
    Windows 8.1 Pro

    You should check the event log and see if there are specific error id's
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

  3. #3

    Posts : 36
    Windows 7

    Yes, i viewed the Windows logs, i found that the Windows Search is unable to start also, the same error if i start it from Service Manager.
    The log
    - <Event xmlns="Error">
    - <System>
    <Provider Name="Service Control Manager" />
    <EventID Qualifiers="49152">7034</EventID>
    <TimeCreated SystemTime="2013-01-06T09:46:13.506009700Z" />
    <Security />
    - <EventData>
    <Data>Windows Search</Data>
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

Unable to create the task scheduler
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