"Device Install Reboot Required" Scheduled Task on Windows 8

Q

What is the scheduled task "\Microsoft\Windows\Plug and Play\Device Install Reboot Required" on my Windows 8 computer?

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A

"\Microsoft\Windows\Plug and Play\Device Install Reboot Required" is a scheduled task on Windows 8 system added as part of Windows installation.

You will see "\Microsoft\Windows\Plug and Play\Device Install Reboot Required" listed on Task Scheduler with the following information:

Name: Device Install Reboot Required
Location: \Microsoft\Windows\Plug and Play
Description: Displays a dialog box that asks the user to restart 
   Windows if it is required to complete installation of a device
Actions: Custom handler
Triggers: 
History: 

"Device Install Reboot Required" is scheduled to run on specific events.

It is recommented to keep "\Microsoft\Windows\Plug and Play\Device Install Reboot Required" enabled as a scheduled task.

 

System Scheduled Tasks on Windows 8

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