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DiscWizard reports Failed to change startup type of scheduler service error


There may be instances when Seagate DiscWizard displays the following error message:

"Failed to change startup type of scheduler service"


This article covers collecting a system report to be used for troubleshooting purposes.


To generate a system report, proceed with the following steps:

  1. Launch Seagate DiscWizard
  2. On the sidebar, click Help

  3. Click Generate System Report
    Note: Click Yes on any prompts asking for permissions during this process 

  4. DiscWizard will start generating the report. This may take several minutes to complete.
  5. Once complete, click Save:

Once saved, please send the system report to us. Use the Contact Us page to create a case if one doesn't already exist.