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OutSystems

Timer

Properties

Name Description Mandatory Default value Observations
Name Identifies an element in the scope where it is defined, like a screen, action, or module. Yes    
Description Text that documents the element.     Useful for documentation purpose.
The maximum size of this property is 2000 characters.
Action Action that is executed when the Timer is awakened. Yes    
Schedule Schedule the start time and frequency of the Timer.     The schedule can only be specified using the Timer Schedule Editor. Open it by double-clicking on the property name or by clicking on "...".
Advanced
Timeout in Minutes Maximum time in minutes that Platform Server waits for the timer execution to end. Yes 20  
Priority Defines the order by which the Timers are prioritized. Yes 3 - Normal  
Is Multi-tenant Set to Yes to run the Timer isolatedly for each tenant or 'No' to run once for data shared among tenants. If not set, it inherits the module setting. Yes    

Runtime Properties

Name Description Read Only Type Observations
Schedule Indicates the time and the frequency that the Timer is awakened.   Text When setting this runtime property, you must use one of the supported schedule formats. Examples:
"16:15" (awake a Timer every day at 16:15);
"22:00 Mon Fri" (awake a Timer every Monday and Friday at 22:00);
"15:30 16" (awake a Timer on the 16th day of every month at 15:30);
"00:15 2nd Tue" (awake a Timer on the 2nd Tuesday of every month at 00:15).
LastRun Indicates the last calendar day and time when the Timer awoke, automatically or explicitly. Yes Date Time  
NextRun Indicates the next calendar day and time when the Timer is schedule to awaken. Yes Date Time  
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