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Issue in SQL server agent job running SSIS package containing a batch script.

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I have a package that I have created that runs locally and as package on the server that has a batch script with in it and it run correctly when manually run. But when I create a sql server agent job it runs the job but doesn't execute the package but returns with a successful run. I have setup a proxy account trying to run it with this. I have given the permission to the batch script to the file that the SQL service account. I have tried everything I can think of even setting the package creator to the same name as the service account in the package, and even doing a dtexec command from the SQL job. If I run the dtexec from a cmd prompt the package runs. Need help please thanks.



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