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Despite my running the following command:

stsadm -o setproperty -pn job-immediate-alerts -pv "Every 1 minutes between 0 and 59"

the immediate alerts timer job runs every five minutes.

What do I need to do to get it to run every minute?

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I forget to include the -url switch. See

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I think you cannot have a custom schedule. You have to pick one of the existing scheduling options available in the dropdown and/or documented at the link above.

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