(Note: You must be logged on as administrator to perform these steps. If you aren't logged on as administrator, you can only change settings that apply to your Windows account.)

The following steps apply to Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows Server 2008 R2, and Windows Server 2012:

1. Go to Control Panel.
2. Go to Administrative Tools.
3. Launch Task Scheduler.
4. Locate the scheduled task in left-hand navigation menu.
5. Once the task is selected, note the action menu on the right that has the start/stop action button.