Five Windows desktop tasks you should automate

Automating desktop tasks is one way for Windows administrators to make better use of their time. This guide suggests five desktop tasks that should be automated.

There are desktop tasks Windows administrators should automate so they can put their time to better use. In this...

guide, our desktop management expert not only lists five tasks that should be automated, but also suggests tools and tactics admins can use to perform this automation process.

Five Windows desktop tasks you should automate

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About the author: Serdar Yegulalp is editor of the Windows Insight, (formerly the Windows Power Users Newsletter), a blog site devoted to hints, tips, tricks and news for users and administrators of Windows NT, Windows 2000, Windows XP, Windows Server 2003 and Vista. He has more than 12 years of Windows experience under his belt, and contributes regularly to and

This was first published in July 2007

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