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Hi,

 

Using Retrospect 8.2.0 (399). Unlimited clients, one server. Hardware is a Mac Mini running 10.5.8

 

When I went in and set up back up scrips, I wanted to change the back up/schedule time for each script. I have found that a few of the scripts allowed me to change the default back up time (seems to be either 10:00 pm or 11:00 pm).

I could set the time at 7:00 pm or 8:00 pm.

 

A few of the clients we need to have set to back up in the afternoon and no matter how many times I try to change the back up time to say 2:00 pm or 3:00 pm, the time goes back to 10:00 pm.

 

Any thoughts or suggestions? Would this be a bug in the latest version of Retrospect? Searching the forms, no other posts seem to discuss this issue.

 

Thank you for your help,

Troy

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However to answer your question you can not schedule scripts to run before the current time on the current date. If what to use a time previous to the current time you need to choose a date in the future. For example if it is 8:00 am on Wednesday Retrospect will not allow to schedule a script to run at 7:00 AM unless I start the script on Thursday.

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Mine won't work either. It's 8.20 (399) Multi Server Unlimited so I assume this is the right forum.

 

I have tried numerous times to schedule a script for 2:00 AM three days in the future. At 2:45 this afternoon, I cannot enter any time before 2:45 PM and no time after 11:00 PM EVEN though I'm starting it three days from now.

 

Smells wrong to me...

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Mine won't work either. It's 8.20 (399) Multi Server Unlimited so I assume this is the right forum.

Nope. Here's this forum's description:

 

Desktop, Workgroup and Server for Mac OS X

For general discussions on Retrospect Desktop, Workgroup and Server for Macintosh. [color:red]Pre-8.0 versions.[/color]

The Retrospect 8 forum link is here:

Retrospect 8 for Macintosh

 

I have tried numerous times to schedule a script for 2:00 AM three days in the future. At 2:45 this afternoon, I cannot enter any time before 2:45 PM and no time after 11:00 PM EVEN though I'm starting it three days from now.

I suggest, when you repost in the Retrospect 8 forum, that you include a screen shot so that we can take a look at how the scheduling is being done.

 

Russ

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