Have you checked the system and application logs in the event viewer?
Best of Luck,
Rick Rogers, aka "Nutcase" - Microsoft MVP http://mvp.support.microsoft.com/
Windows help - www.rickrogers.org
My thoughts http://rick-mvp.blogspot.com
"Richard" <cms0009"NO-SPAM"@gmail.com> wrote in message
>I just got this error, on shutdown "schtask.exe failed to ... 0xc0000142 or
> Where can I find out, what failed to start up at shutdown ? or schedule
> very odd.
> Thanks in Advance