Free Task Scheduler Alternatives for Windows

    There are many alternatives to Task Scheduler for Windows if you are looking to replace it. The most popular Windows alternative is Small AMP WinOFF iconAMP WinOFF, which is free. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked 24 alternatives to Task Scheduler and many of them are available for Windows so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Windows alternatives to Task Scheduler are Small Airytec Switch Off iconAirytec Switch Off (Free), Small Free Alarm Clock iconFree Alarm Clock (Freemium), Small System Scheduler iconSystem Scheduler (Freemium) and Small RoboIntern iconRoboIntern (Free).

    The list of alternatives was last updated Jul 13, 2020

    • AMP WinOFF is an utility designed to schedule the shut down of Windows computers, with several shut down modes and fully configurable. Some of its features are:
      • Free
      • Windows
    • Switch Off is a lightweight, easy-to-use, tray-based system utility that can automatically shutdown, suspend or hibernate your system.

      Discontinued

      Latest version: 3.5.1 was released on 26 Jan 2015. See http://www.airytec.com/en/switch-off/

      • Free
      • Windows


    • Free Alarm Clock, free version of Hot Alarm Clock, is a portable and full-featured and user-friendly computer alarm clock and program-launcher for Windows in 23 languages.
      • Freemium
      • Windows
      Gu
      This is a CLOCK. Not a TASK SCHEDULER
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      Negative comment • about 1 month ago • 1 users agree

      Gu
      An alarm clock is not a task scheduler. Not even close.
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      Negative comment • more than a year ago • 2 users agree and 1 doesn't

    • System Scheduler for Windows, Free Task Scheduling Software replace Microsoft Windows Task Scheduler
    • An automation and scheduling software with focus on repetitive office tasks.
      Features include MS Excel, Word and Access tasks, emails, ODBC databases, PDFs, FTP operations and many more.
    • Very customizable beautiful clock.Windows 10 ready!Supported macOS version is 10.12+. Retina display ready!Linux build is available only for 64-bit systems.
      • Free • Open Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      Gu
      This is a CLOCK. Not a TASK SCHEDULER
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      Negative comment • about 1 month ago

    • Shutter is a multifunctional scheduling utility, which has a user friendly and easy-to-use interface and supports many different Events and Actions.
      • Free Personal
      • Windows
    • Solway's Task Scheduler is a small program which enables you to start other programs automatically, or play (say) music files, or run batch files, periodically and at pre-defined times.
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      • Free
      • Windows
    • Desktop-Reminder is a freeware task planner for Windows to manage your tasks and other to-dos’ in an easy way. For a task with time of day defined a corresponding alarm message will be shown, when the time comes.
      • Freemium
      • Windows
    • Kana Reminder is a program which can be used to set a reminder to be triggered at a specified time. It can also be used to run another program at a specified time.Features:

      Discontinued

      The program is no longer updated. Last version, 2.0.0.122, released in 2003, can be still downloaded from the official website.

      • Free
      • Windows