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Scheduled Backup MySQL Administrator & Windows Scheduler – Odd

Creating scheduled backup using administrator is an easy task. Follow the GUI and you’re done. But I observed something different! MySQL Version: 5.0.83 Community MySQL Administrator: 1.2.17 Machine: Intel P4, Windows XP, Enough RAM 🙂 Logs: General, Error & irrelevant here though Slow query. Prologue: Administrator performs scheduled backup properly in normal scenario. What I was watching: Administrator’s Auto-Backup behaviour with windows Scheduler service and tracing steps out. Some facts: MySQL Administrator stores backup project’s details in <PROJECT-NAME>.mbd files in xml format under directory C:\Documents and Settings\<USER-NAME>\Application Data\MySQL Along with it it also adds a scheduled task with name <PROJECT-NAME>....