Add Or Edit Run Program Task
You use the Run Program Task dialog to configure a Task which involves running an external program.
The following sections explain the function and configuration of
each field in the dialog.
This field is generated by the application. It is the unique numeric identifier that the program
uses to keep track of each Task. No configuration is necessary.
This field displays the type of Task that you are currently configuring.
Use this field to give a unique name to the Task that you are currently configuring. Make sure to
name your Tasks in a way that will easily identify them in the Task list window.
Use this field to give a more detailed description of the Task that you are currently configuring.
Program File Name
Use this field to set the program that the Task is going to run. Click the Browse button
to select a program file that is on the local computer. The program file that will be run must reside
on the local computer. You may also type a valid folder path into the field directly.
Command Line Parameters (Optional)
Use this field to set the parameters that are required for the external program to be run successfully.
Refer to the program's documentation for further information on how to set these parameters.
These parameters will be passed to the program when it is launched.
Maximum Program Run Time
Use this field to set the maximum amount of time that you want to allow the external program to run.
After this time period has passed, the program will be terminated and processing of Tasks that occur after
this one will continue.