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nerdvana
2020-11-11T13:02:09Z
I have multiple tasks that use Excel within PowerShell scripts that are run on Visual Cron. I have noticed since the 9.4.0 upgrade, all of these task hang because the Excel process is not ending when Visual Cron runs these jobs. To be clear, when I manually run these tasks in Powershell, they complete without fail and close the Execel process. The issue only resides when Visual Cron runs the same PowerShell scripts. Any idea as to why this is happening?
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2020-11-11T15:54:14Z
Originally Posted by: nerdvana 

I have multiple tasks that use Excel within PowerShell scripts that are run on Visual Cron. I have noticed since the 9.4.0 upgrade, all of these task hang because the Excel process is not ending when Visual Cron runs these jobs. To be clear, when I manually run these tasks in Powershell, they complete without fail and close the Execel process. The issue only resides when Visual Cron runs the same PowerShell scripts. Any idea as to why this is happening?



It's possible you're not using Local login + load profile on the credential you use? If you are, please send screenshots of all task settings and full information to support@visualcron.com
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Gary_W
2020-11-11T16:14:00Z
Please post updates to this issue here as this will affect us too. Thank you.
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2020-11-11T16:38:52Z
Originally Posted by: Gary_W 

Please post updates to this issue here as this will affect us too. Thank you.



We are releasing a new version tomorrow that reverts the SQL changes so you shouldnt need to use local login + load profile again
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