"Task Scheduler - schedsvc.dll" Service on Windows 8

Q

What is "Task Scheduler" in my Windows 8 service list? And how is "Task Scheduler" service related to schedsvc.dll?

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A

"Task Scheduler" is a Windows 8 service that Enables a user to configure and schedule automated tasks on this computer. The service also hosts multiple Windows system-critical tasks. If this service is stopped or disabled, these tasks will not be run at their scheduled times. . "Task Scheduler" service is provided by schedsvc.dll program file.

Detailed information on "Task Scheduler" service:

Service name: Schedule
Display name: Task Scheduler
Execution command: C:\Windows\system32\svchost.exe -k netsvcs
Dependencies: {RPCSS}

"Task Scheduler" service is provided by a program called: schedsvc.dll:

Name: schedsvc.dll
Location: C:\Windows\system32\schedsvc.dll
Description: Task Scheduler Service
File version: 6.2.9200.16384 (win8_rtm.120725-1247)
Size: 1285632 bytes
Modified: 4/9/2013 4:50:39 AM UTC

Disabling "Task Scheduler" service may cause issues when running Windows 8 system.

 

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