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Status Under review
Created by Guest
Created on Sep 22, 2021
Merged idea

This idea has been merged into another idea. To comment or vote on this idea, please visit WDGRPA-I-37 Add possibility to other dates to schedule robots.

Robot Scheduler with Recurrence Merged

We are an accounting office, and we work with many activities that have recurrent.


Example: Federal, State and Municipal tax payments on specified dates every month.


in view of that, we need a solution where we can schedule the robot at once and have a guarantee that "forever" it will run as configured.

Idea priority High
  • Guest
    Sep 22, 2021

    This recurring task is necessary be by day of month, example: We wanna schedule every first day of the month, so that way the tenent portal will execute tihs script every first day of the month, or any day we schedule (create a calendar option inside the portal, with this, we can choose any day of the month, and this script will be execute every month in that day).