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Task scheduler: The system cannot find the file specified

  1. #1

    Posts : 5
    Windows 8 Pro x64

    Task scheduler: The system cannot find the file specified

    I tried using a batch file to run ccleaner at log on. But it always takes forever when it cleans Firefox.
    So I made a batch file to just delete the Firefox temp folder. And I unchecked Firefox in ccleaner so ccleaner ignores Firefox.
    Here's the batch file.

    RMDIR 5bngz3ew.default /S /Q
    I put it in the task scheduler. When I run it it says it cant find the file specified (0x80070002)
    I set the task to run with highest privileges.
    But every time I run it it gives that error. I don't know why its giving an error when it deletes the folder. So it works fine.
    I just want to know why its producing an error.

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  2. #2

    The path is wrong. It will be something like: C:\Users\<yourusername>\AppData\Roaming\Mozilla\Firefox\Profiles\5bngz3ew.default
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  3. #3

    Posts : 1,338
    Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 (64 bit), Linux Mint 17.1 MATE (64 bit)

    Built-in Option

    CCleaner has a built-in option that can be set to make it run when the computer starts (i.e. you don't need to use a batch file).

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Task scheduler: The system cannot find the file specified
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