"SvcRestartTask" Scheduled Task on Windows 8

Q

What is the scheduled task "\Microsoft\Windows\SoftwareProtectionPlatform\SvcRestartTask" on my Windows 8 computer?

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A

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

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

Name: SvcRestartTask
Location: \Microsoft\Windows\SoftwareProtectionPlatform
Description: This task restarts the Software Protection Platform service at the specified time
Actions: Custom handler
Triggers: At 12:12 PM every day
History:

"SvcRestartTask" is scheduled to run once a day.

It is recommented to keep "\Microsoft\Windows\SoftwareProtectionPlatform\SvcRestartTask" enabled as a scheduled task.

 

System Scheduled Tasks on Windows 8

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