Add a programme to the system tray

  rusty 22:37 02 Jan 2003
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  rusty 22:37 02 Jan 2003

How do I add a programme to the systems tray on the task bar in w98.

It's a back up programme that needs to be running from startup, so I can schedule the times for backing up.


Rusty

  VoG™ 22:43 02 Jan 2003

You can't (generally) unless the programmer has built this into the program.

  Why Am I Here? 22:44 02 Jan 2003

Add the program into the startup group

  DieSse 23:28 02 Jan 2003

You can schedule times for the back-up program to run, using the standard windows task manager - then you don't need the back-up program open all the time.

Start - programs - accessories - sysatem tools - scheduled tasks.

  DieSse 23:31 02 Jan 2003

PS - read the program documentation carefully - it may be that when you set scheduled times for the backup, the program is designed to wake up and do it - in fact it must be, or it must use task scheduler, otherwise the scheduling facility is useless.

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