Starting Excel from crontab

Larry Hall (Cygwin) reply-to-list-only-lh@cygwin.com
Mon Nov 12 13:54:00 GMT 2007


cygwin.20.maillinglist@spamgourmet.com wrote:
> Hi folks,
> 
> I like to use only one scheduler under window. And I like to use crontab
> for that. The problem is that if I start excel from the crontab no
> window of excel is shown. Excel is running. I can see it in the process
> list. The process is running under my name.
> 

Did you enable the cron service to interact with the desktop?

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