Close program using task scehduler Tags: Internet Explorer Windows 7 Last response: January 14, 2011 9:29 PM in Windows 7 Share treetops January 14, 2011 6:04:48 PM I would like to use Task Scheduler to close Internet Explorer at a fixed time daily after it has been opened earlier in the day by Task Sceduler. Any suggestions? More about : close program task scehduler WR2 a b $ Windows 7 January 14, 2011 8:08:38 PM Hello treetops; You can use the taskkill.exe program. Open a cmd window and type taskkill /? at the prompt to see all the options and examples of syntax. The Scheduler task would look something like: taskkill /F /IM iexplore.exe /T treetops January 14, 2011 9:29:28 PM Thanks WR2!! That worked perfectly Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Unresponsive and freezing windows (can't open task manager, can't close windows) Forum Skype (and other things) close when asked to perform any task . Forum games close down to task bar please help Forum Program that will close all non-essential processes/services? Forum program won't close Forum Win xp programs do not close Forum How to close programs and services before gaming? Forum PChealth not running in close program section Forum Task bar active-programs-buttons missing after sp2 Forum Task Host problem on shutdown. Forum Program won't close , unless I open in Administrator mode Forum Computer Malfuntioning: Task bar unresponsive and mouse not registering. Forum Why wont Programs close ? Forum How to close programs Forum programs running in task manager Forum Window 7 this copy is not genuine Forum Call of Duty 2 using windows 7 xp mode Forum Run program before window's loads Forum Using 2 hard drives with Windows 7 Forum Using a Windows 7 Key on more than one machine... Forum More resources Read discussions in other Windows 7 categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Laptops !