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OnTimer Query

Question asked by StephenWonfor on Jun 18, 2013
Latest reply on Jun 18, 2013 by StephenWonfor

Hi

 

I am rather amazed to find out that I have not played yet with OnTImer. Now I need to.

 

I have a script that uses a webviewer to download a file from the backend of a client website - hence I can not run server-side.

I would like to run the routine every 10 minutes from 6 am to 6 pm Monday to Friday.

This will also be on a Robot machine - an old iMac running Leopard.

 

Seems straightforward to have an OnTimer run all the time but how do I encourage it to run at the intervals I would like.

 

I could use iDoScriptScheduler to run an Applescript that would do what I need, but I thought it might be time to use an OnTimer.


Stephen

 

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