Scheduling specific workflows can be a useful organization tool, so PlaidCloud provides the ability to do just that. Using event scheduler, you can schedule a workflow to run by month, day, hour, minute, or even on a financial workday schedule. If using the financial workday schedule approach, PlaidCloud also allows configuration of holiday schedules using various holiday calendars.
The Events Table will indicate whether the event is scheduled by month, day, hour and minute, or workday under the event description column.
To view events:
This will open the Events Table showing all the current events configured for the workspace.
Note: If the event is active, the “Active” icon will be displayed.
To create an event:
Limit Running: this section allows you to schedule an event to run for a specific time period and a specific number of times.
Otherwise, you can set the workflow to run using the classic schedule approach.
To use the classic schedule approach:
To set the workflow to run using the workday schedule approach:
Note: By default, the timezone for events is set to UTC but can be adjusted using the “Timezone” field.
To edit an event:
To delete an event:
To temporarily pause an event:
Saving the event after unchecking the active box means the event will no longer run on the specified schedule until it’s reactivated.
To run an event immediately: