Schedule task and coolmon

Discussion in 'Windows Desktop Systems' started by Silvio, May 17, 2003.

  1. Silvio

    Silvio Argentinean Dogo

    Hi all.
    im trying to make work the pop3 check coolmon extension, it works but i cant make run from the schedule task, it asks me for setting a password for it (??),i dont so it doesnt run and says something about the task never ran cause it has no password.
    What is it about?must i put a password?wich it should be? im lost there!
    (PS: i cant load the coolmon home page in IE, so i cant search there):confused:
  2. yoyo

    yoyo _________________

    To run scheduled tasks without a password

    In XP Pro
    Go to Start > Administrative Tools > 'Local Security Policy > Security Settings > Local Policies > Security Options
    Accounts: Limit local account use of blank passwords to console logon only. This is enabled by default, disable it.

    In XP Home
    Start > Run > regedit > navigate to
    HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\ SYSTEM\ CurrentControlSet\ Control\ Lsa
    change the value for "limitblankpassworduse" from 1 to 0
  3. Silvio

    Silvio Argentinean Dogo

    Thanks, now works lovely!
    Today i learned a new thing!