This dialog is accessed by clicking the 'Conditions...' button when adding or editing scheduled tasks.
|Run task as soon as possible after a scheduled task is missed|
A task can be missed if the computer is turned off or in a hibernation state. If this condition is selected, the next available opportunity the task will execute.
Note: This condition is independent of the Windows Task Scheduler of the same name.
|Start the task only if the computer is on AC power|
You can set a condition that tells the task to run only if the computer is on AC power (not battery power) when the task trigger is activated.
|Stop if the computer switches to battery power*|
If the computer switches to battery power the scheduled task will be terminated.
Note: If the scheduled task is terminated, the backup task will be terminated and they will be no log generated.
|Wake the computer to run this task|
When the Task Scheduler service wakes, the computer to run a task, the screen may remain off even though the computer is no longer in the sleep or hibernate mode. The screen will turn on when Windows detects that a user has returned to use the computer.
Please see PC won't wake from Sleep to run a backup if you are having problems with this setting
The default conditions are to Run task as soon as possible after a scheduled task is missed and Wake the computer to run this task.