To prevent accidental start of a batch file (e.g. restarting services or a starting load), you can add the following lines in the beginning.
- Use Y as a first argument when scheduling the file
- You will be prompted to answer whether you want to continue, if you start the batch.
@echo off if /I "%1"=="Y" goto start set /p continue="Continue (Y/N): " if /I "%continue%"=="Y" goto start exit /b :start rem ... your script ... echo test