How to Close a Remote Process by Using the Scheduler Service
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You can stop a remote process by using the Scheduler service.
- Start Scheduler Service on the computer running the process you want to kill.
- Copy Kill.exe from the Windows NT 3.5x Resource Kit to the target computer's System32 directory, typically C:\Winnt35\System32.
- From a command prompt on the remote computer, type:
AT \\TARGET_MACHINE execute_time "kill process_name"
For Example, type:
AT \\NTSERVER1 13:00 "kill clock"
Article ID: 142011 - Last Review: 02/28/2014 08:00:48 - Revision: 4.1
Microsoft Windows NT Server 3.5, Microsoft Windows NT Server 3.51
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