"UninstallDeviceTask" Scheduled Task on Windows 8

Q

What is the scheduled task "\Microsoft\Windows\Bluetooth\UninstallDeviceTask" on my Windows 8 computer?

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A

"\Microsoft\Windows\Bluetooth\UninstallDeviceTask" is a scheduled task on Windows 8 system added as part of Windows installation.

You will see "\Microsoft\Windows\Bluetooth\UninstallDeviceTask" listed on Task Scheduler with the following information:

Name: UninstallDeviceTask
Location: \Microsoft\Windows\Bluetooth
Description: Uninstalls the PnP device associated with the specified Bluetooth service ID
Actions: BthUdTask.exe $(Arg0)
Triggers: 
History: 

Programe file information about "BthUdTask.exe":

File name: BthUdTask.exe
File path: C:\Windows\System32\BthUdTask.exe
File size: 37376 bytes
Last modified time: 7/25/2012 11:08:18 PM
File description: Bluetooth Uninstall Device Task
File version: 6.2.9200.16384 (win8_rtm.120725-1247)
Company name: Microsoft Corporation

"BthUdTask.exe" is scheduled with no triggers.

It is recommented to keep "\Microsoft\Windows\Bluetooth\UninstallDeviceTask" enabled as a scheduled task.

 

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