"SvcRestartTaskLogon" Scheduled Task on Windows 8

Q

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

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A

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

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

Name: SvcRestartTaskLogon
Location: \Microsoft\Windows\SoftwareProtectionPlatform
Description: This task restarts the Software Protection Platform service when user logon occurs
Actions: Custom handler
Triggers: At logon of any user
History:

"SvcRestartTaskLogon" is disabled by default.

It is recommented to disable "\Microsoft\Windows\SoftwareProtectionPlatform\SvcRestartTaskLogon" as a scheduled task.

 

System Scheduled Tasks on Windows 8

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