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5answers
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When should we use SharePoint Timer job and when Windows Task Scheduler?

Can somehow explain me what are of the benefits of using SharePoint Timer jobs over Windows Task Scheduler?
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0answers
14 views

What circumstances would cause most timer jobs to run on the wrong server?

A customer has encountered a situation whose source I can't figure out. Consequently, it's not too easy to figure out how to restore the configuration to health. The customer's configuration is a ...
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0answers
38 views

SP2010 Timer Jobs Scheduled on multiple WFE

At some point within the past 24 hours we've experienced timer jobs now being scheduled to run on both WFEs per execution cycle. None of these jobs have been modified recently; most haven't been ...
1
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1answer
50 views

Timer job status

I am trying to figure out why SharePoint does not send notifications every once in a while. I seem to find myself restarting the "Windows SharePoint Services Timer" on the server and then all of a ...
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0answers
26 views

Issues in Deployment of Custom timer service job in share point 2010

I have created a custom timer service job in share point 2010. I have wrapped it inside a wsp with scope 'Site'.It works fine on development server, but I am facing problems in deployment on ...
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2answers
152 views

timer job not appearing- SharePoint 2007

I have created a Timer Job and deployed the wsp to the central admin. The feature is installed and activated fine. I don't get any error. But i can't see the timer job in the Timer job list in ...
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1answer
111 views

TimerJob deploying Run with Elevated privalages

I have written a cusom timer job where in while Activating the feature i am using the below code. It works in devlopment but when i deployed it in QA i get the below error. The user is a Farm ...
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0answers
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Monitor Timer Jobs

Had a problem today in which my timer jobs stopped running around 5AM, there was a series of jobs that kicked off right at 5AM then as it was going through the list it stopped at a series of jobs and ...
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0answers
94 views

Why Sharepoint Timer Service is making Pc slow?

Currently Sharepoint Timer Service is stopped in my Pc and the Pc is running perfectly but when i start Sharepoint Timer Service at the time of Development, at that time it is making my Pc very slow ...
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2answers
2k views

SharePoint Timer Service acting erratically

This is a SharePoint 2010 Server Enterprise Install with SP1 and the December 2011 CU. The farm has 1 WFE/App server and 1 DB server. My timer service restarts constantly. I see this message in the ...
4
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4answers
205 views

Timer Job Creation - Without Coding

Is there any way that allows me to create a timer job without having to code it? Any application out there that abstracts the coding?
6
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3answers
2k views

What is downside of reducing the workflow timer job in SharePoint2010 from 5mins to 1 mins

I am working on a project which trigger the workflow in code asynchronously, the default time for the workflow timer job to pick the workflow is 5 mins , I would like to reduce the timer job from ...
1
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1answer
510 views

Timer job to copy file

I have a web application scoped feature that creates and submits a one-time timer job when the feature is activated. The purpose of the timer job is to copy a file from one directory to another on the ...
2
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3answers
459 views

What decides which machine a Timer Job is run on?

What decides which machine a Timer Job is run on for jobs that have a lock of type JobLockType.Job? Is it completely random?
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3answers
718 views

What happens to executing Timer Jobs when the Timer Services is restarted?

What happens to executing Timer Jobs when the Timer Service is restarted? Does it abruptly abort any executing jobs? Is there an exception to catch (for example ThreadAbortException) in your timer ...