From an elevated command prompt, copy both to c:\windows (or wherever you like). 4. Khuda Hafez. Tuesday, February 03, 2015 4:26 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote I've found a fix for this. The only negative is that the first time after boot, you can't simply double-click Task Manager on the tray and have it appear. Source
Computer Type PC/Desktop OS windows 10, windows 7, Linux Mint Quote How to start Taskmanager on boot and minimized « Previous Thread | Next Thread » Forum Windows 8 Forums General Marked as answer by lefreeman Tuesday, August 28, 2012 4:05 PM Unmarked as answer by lefreeman Tuesday, August 28, 2012 4:05 PM Edited by lefreeman Wednesday, August 29, 2012 8:21 AM Microsoft, this is a bug. Let me know if that don't work. https://social.technet.microsoft.com/Forums/office/en-US/0065fc23-2578-4165-8f38-c22675ae33ad/run-the-task-manager-on-startup-how?forum=w8itproinstall
It isn't pretty, but hey at least taskmanager will launch properly minimized so you get the nice CPU-usage in your tray area. No parameters needed. I'm sorry i haven't much experience with these kind of problems. ^^ Tuesday, August 28, 2012 2:13 PM Reply | Quote 2 Sign in to vote It does not seem to You only need the 'At log on' trigger.
Good luck. You are not done yet! For everyone, i just want my screen to look like this when I 1) start my computer or 2) when signing in after having signed out (This was so simple to Or sign in with one of these services Sign in with Facebook Sign in with Twitter Sign in with Microsoft Sign in with Google Sign in with Steam Sign Up Community
Get downloadable ebooks for free! Task Manager Location Windows 7 Cheers, MusicBuddha Don't forget to mark your posts as answered so they drop off the unanswered post filter. After logging on, I can navigate to the startup folder andopen the shortcut, and it works as expected. Thursday, April 03, 2014 7:23 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote Doesn't work me after these setting...............I don't know why?
They both run on Windows 7 fine.
After you switch to desktop again, make sure you configure Control Panel-> Notification Area Iconssuch that Windows Task Manageris set to Show icon and notifications(default setting is Only show notifications). now restart your pc & watch .... Watch Queue Queue __count__/__total__ Find out whyClose Windows 10 And 8.1 Start Task Manager Minimized In System Tray - Shows CPU, Memory, HDD,... Tuesday, August 28, 2012 10:51 AM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote I tried this, but unfortunately this doesn't work either. How To Make Task Manager Start With Windows 10
I really wish Microsoft would fix this. Task Scheduler Start Program Minimized Step 1: Right-click on the shortcut of the program you want to start minimized and select Properties. Having it running all the time does soak up some resources... -Noel Detailed how-to in my eBooks: Configure The Windows 7 "To Work" Options Configure The Windows 8 "To Work" Options
Or create a shortcut linking to the .bat file. Enter Your Email Here to Get Access for Free:Go check your email! All other versions of Windows I have had always displayed the new item on top of other open... Start Task Manager Minimized Loading...
Tuesday, August 28, 2012 1:51 PM Reply | Quote 2 Sign in to vote Create a simple .cmd batch file. Tuesday, August 28, 2012 1:51 PM Reply | Quote 2 Sign in to vote Create a simple .cmd batch file. That only works in windows 7. I just tested the shortcut in the startup folder thing, it doesn't work for task manager for some reason like you said, but works for a in General Support Under Windows 8, when I minimize a window it disappears completely?
From batch try this, it will close the batch window, but not handle minimizing, or the second snip is powershell and it will minimize your taskmgr (along with everything else) start Wednesday, October 17, 2012 5:38 PM Reply | Quote 1 Sign in to vote OK, I solved it, with the same side-effect mentioned by Noel where it the taskbar button remains Now, should i create a general script or a "powershell" script? Sign in to make your opinion count.
Done! Edited by lefreeman Wednesday, August 29, 2012 12:42 PM Wednesday, August 29, 2012 9:46 AM Reply | Quote 1 Sign in to vote I'm not having any problem getting the Windows Trigger set to “At log on” Please have a try. But I doubt you'll be able to drop it into your start menu folder, back to group policy if you need .ps1.
If you choose to participate, the online survey will be presented to you when you leave the Technet Web site.Would you like to participate? Edited by theColdest Saturday, March 12, 2016 8:33 AM Saturday, March 12, 2016 8:23 AM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote 3rd-party jack-of-all-trade utilities like nircmd can do this To solve this problem, I created a short custom Auto Hot Key (AHK) script, compiled it and placed a shortcut to the compiled script in my Startup folder. DEE Z 110,950 views 5:40 how to enable task manager in windows XP/7/8/10 hindi - Duration: 2:19.
I use the elevate powertoy to start it, and this works either from a Local Machine Run key, or the all users Startup folder.To get the "run minimized", I edited the And had plenty of time to do it. Certainly they know about this. Now, reboot.
At any rate, if other approaches haven't worked for you, this might be worth a try.