Will my schedule tasks work if my computer is shutdown?

Question

Regarding shutting down the computer,,,will the scheduled tasks such as scan disk and Norton scan continue to run if it is shut down???

Thanks

Answer

This question was answered on January 16, 2004. Much of the information contained herein may have changed since posting.

In a word "no" The OS needs to be running to run schedule tasks Hope this helps.

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Posted by Student of Katharine Gibbs School - New York on January 16, 2004