"SessionAgent" Scheduled Task on Windows 8

Q

What is the scheduled task "\Microsoft\Windows\SideShow\SessionAgent" on my Windows 8 computer?

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A

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

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

Name: SessionAgent
Location: \Microsoft\Windows\SideShow
Description: This task manages the session behavior when multiple 
   user accounts exist on a Windows SideShow-compatible device.
Actions: Custom handler
Triggers: At logon of any user
History: 

"SessionAgent" is disabled by default.

It is recommented to disable "\Microsoft\Windows\SideShow\SessionAgent" as a scheduled task.

 

System Scheduled Tasks on Windows 8

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