Create a Package Retention Maintenance application

The Package Retention Maintenance applicaiton deletes expired file packages from ad hoc file transfers.

You must enable the PackageRetentionMaintApp rules package in the Transaction Manager before you can use a Package Retention Maintenance application. For more information, see Manage rules packages.

Use the following procedure to create a Package Retention Maintenance application.

  1. Select Application and click Add New.
  2. The New Application page is displayed.
  3. Select Package Retention Maintenance from the mandatory Application Type list.
  4. New Application - Package Retention Maintenance
  5. Enter a unique Application Name. You cannot enter spaces-only values in this field. For more information, see Spaces in required fields.
  6. Note The application name cannot include any forward slash (/) characters.
  7. (Optional) Use the Assign and Remove buttons to assign business units for the application. The Business Unit List contains the names of business units you have created. For details, see Business units.
  8. (Optional) Enter an application Description.
  9. In the Stop running after: ____ minutes field, enter the maximum number of minutes the application runs each time it is started.
  10. (Optional) In the Schedule pane, click Configure to schedule a future task or to schedule a series of future tasks.
  11. The Configure Schedule dialog box is displayed.
  12. Configure Schedule
  13. To schedule an immediate recurrent task, select Schedule events on a recurring basis and then select Start now in the Length of Recurrence pane. The task will begin on the next minute.
  14. Note If you configure a schedule and save it after the scheduled start time, the task will not be executed. You must save your configured schedule before the scheduled start time.
  15. For information on working with the SecureTransport scheduler , see Scheduled downloads and tasks. Click OK when finished setting the schedule.
  16. Click Create Application.

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