Hidden (settingsType) Element

Specifies that the task will not be visible in the UI by default. However, administrators can override this setting through the use of a "master switch" that makes all tasks visible in the UI.

<xs:element name="Hidden"

The Hidden element is defined by the settingsType complex type.

Parent element

Element Derived from Description
Settings settingsType Contains the settings that Task Scheduler uses to perform the task.


For C++ development, see Hidden Property of ITaskSettings.

For script development, see TaskSettings.Hidden.


Requirement Value
Minimum supported client
Windows Vista [desktop apps only]
Minimum supported server
Windows Server 2008 [desktop apps only]

See also

Task Scheduler Schema Elements