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Advanced Task Scheduler Professional


Advanced Task Scheduler Professional is a software program developed by Southsoftware.com. It adds registry entry for the current user which will allow the program to automatically start each time it is rebooted. Upon being installed, the software adds a Windows Service which is designed to run continuously in the background. Manually stopping the service has been seen to cause the program to stop functing properly. It adds a background controller service that is set to automatically run. Delaying the start of this service is possible through the service manager. The setup package generally installs about 15 files and is usually about 548 KB (561,152 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of those who have this installed, most are running it on Windows 8. While about 83% of users of Advanced Task Scheduler Professional come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\advanced task scheduler professional
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{34E023CB-A1C8-4D86-AFE4-4D73F7B1914C}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 548 KB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Advanced Task Scheduler Professional

  • advscheduler_proadm.exe - Advanced Task Scheduler Professional x64 Edition
  • advscheduler_procmd.exe - Advanced Task Scheduler Professional Commander x64 Edition
  • advscheduler_proprf.exe - Advanced Task Scheduler Professional x64 Edition Profiler
  • advscheduler_prosvc.exe - Advanced Task Scheduler Professional x64 Edition Service
  • advscheduler_broker.exe - Advanced Task Scheduler x64 Edition (Advanced Task Scheduler x64 Edition Session Broker)
  • advscheduler_perl.exe - Advanced Task Scheduler Portable Perl x64 Edition
  • advscheduler_python.exe - Advanced Task Scheduler Portable Python x64 Edition
  • shutdown.dll - Advanced Task Scheduler x64 Edition ShutDown Library
  • unzip32.dll (by Info-ZIP) - Info-ZIP's UnZip Windows DLL (Info-ZIP's UnZip DLL for Win32)
  • libeay32.dll (by The OpenSSL Project, http://www.openssl.org/) - The OpenSSL Toolkit (OpenSSL Shared Library)
  • ssleay32.dll (by The OpenSSL Project, http://www.openssl.org/)
  • libcurl.dll (by The cURL library, http://curl.haxx.se/) - The cURL library (libcurl Shared Library)
  • zip32z64.dll (by Info-ZIP) - Info-ZIP's WiZ (Info-ZIP's Zip dll)
  • zlib1.dll - zlib (zlib data compression library)
  • libssh2.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

  • advscheduler_prosvc.exe runs as a service named 'Advanced Task Scheduler Professional Service' (advschedulerpro) "Advanced Task Scheduler service provides task scheduling, so a user can log off after setting up the task and not have to be logged on, for the task to run.".
Startup File (User Run)
  • advscheduler_proadm.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'Advanced Task Scheduler Professional' and executes as "C:\Program Files\Advanced Task Scheduler Professional\advscheduler_proadm.exe" noshow.

How do I remove Advanced Task Scheduler Professional?

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Or, you can uninstall Advanced Task Scheduler Professional from your computer by using the Add/Remove Program feature in the Window's Control Panel.
  1. On the Start menu (for Windows 8, right-click the screen's bottom-left corner), click Control Panel, and then, under Programs, do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program Advanced Task Scheduler Professional, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: Click Uninstall.
    • Windows XP: Click the Remove or Change/Remove tab (to the right of the program).
  3. Follow the prompts. A progress bar shows you how long it will take to remove Advanced Task Scheduler Professional.

Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%
Windows 8

Distribution by countryGeography

83.33% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 83.33%
  United Kingdom 16.67%


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