Posts Tagged ‘Windows Task Scheduler’

How to Disable Automatic Maintenance Tasks in Windows 8

Monday, June 23rd, 2014

Here’s how to prevent Windows 8 hogging processing power for maintenance tasks, when you need that processing power for other purposes …

If you are running the Windows 8 operating system, and it doesn’t really matter if you’re still on Windows 8 or have upgraded to Windows 8.1, then you may have noticed that the system starts to run maintenance jobs all of a sudden. While some of those tasks are defined to execute only when the system is idle and not in use, you may still notice that the tasks are run regardless of that.