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How to Add a Schedule Trigger#

Overview#

If you want to automate a Vessel or Fleet to run at a specific time on a repeated schedule, you'll want to add a Schedule Trigger. These require answering 3 distinct questions.

  • How often do you want the element to run?
  • When do you want the element to run?
  • What time do you want the element to run?

These 3 questions together define one distinct schedule. This how to guide will walk you through the steps to edit a schedule Trigger.

Steps#

  1. Navigate the specific Vessel or Fleet that you want to add schedules to.
  2. Click the Triggers tab.
  3. Click the + icon underneath the Schedules header.
  4. Select an option for "How Often?". Your choices are hourly, daily, weekly, or monthly.
  5. Select an option for "When?".
    • If you selected "Monthly" in the previous step, your options will be numeric dates.
    • If you selected "Weekly" in the previous step, your options will be days of the week.
    • If you selected "Hourly" or "Daily" this option will be disabled.
  6. Select an option for "What Time?".
    • If you selected "Daily", "Weekly", or "Monthly", you will need to select an hour (HH), a minute (MM), and AM or PM.
    • If you selected "Hourly", you will need to select a 5 minute interval.
  7. Repeat steps 3-6 for any additional schedules that you want to add.
  8. Click Save at the bottom.
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You've now successfully added Schedule Triggers!