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trigger:Periodic [2017/09/10 22:18]
peternlewis [See Also]
trigger:Periodic [2018/04/09 17:20]
JMichaelTX ADD screenshot and caution
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-The *Periodic ​trigger* lets you execute a macro periodically while you are logged in.+====== ​Periodic ​Trigger ======
  
-You can configure the period ​in seconds, minutes or hours.+The *Periodic trigger* lets you execute a macro at specified intervals while you are logged ​in.
  
-You can limit the time the macro triggers ​to within ​a certain portion of the day, or on particular days of the week.+{{:​trigger:​km-periodic-trigger.png?​nolink|}} 
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 +The //Period// of the trigger can be set as follows: 
 +  * Interval of seconds, minutes or hours. 
 +  * Limit to a certain portion of the day, or on particular days of the week
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 +:!: **Caution:​** ​ Generally it is recommended to //not// use very frequent intervals (like //​seconds//​),​ except as a last resort. For one thing, a macro triggering will cancel any “once” or conflict palette choices or the like, and so frequent timed trigger macros will likely cause problems with that.
  
 You could use a trigger like this to run periodic maintenance or track changes. You could use a trigger like this to run periodic maintenance or track changes.
trigger/Periodic.txt · Last modified: 2018/04/09 17:20 by JMichaelTX