Configuring XPSSweeper to run on a Schedule

Document ID : KB000009553
Last Modified Date : 14/02/2018
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You may want to schedule XPSSweeper to run on a recurring basis, like a batch job.  This can be configured in XPSconfig.


Setting the XPSSweeper utility to run automatically uses the following XPS configuration parameters:

? CA.XPS::$Autosweep

? CA.XPS::$AutosweepSchedule

Follow these steps:

1. Open a command-line window on the computer hosting the Policy Server.

2. Enter the following command: XPSConfig The Products Menu opens and lists the products.

3. Enter XPS for Extensible Policy Store. The Parameters Menu opens and lists the XPS parameters.

4. Enter "7" for Autosweep. The Autosweep Parameter Menu opens.

5. Verify that the Autosweep value is set to TRUE or enter C to Change the value to TRUE.

Note: This step specifies running XPSSweeper according to the Autosweep Schedule.

6. Enter Q to exit the Autosweep Menu and return to the Parameters Menu.

7. Enter "8" for AutosweepSchedule. The AutosweepSchedule Parameter Menu opens.

8. Enter C to Change the value of the AutosweepSchedule parameter.

    9. Enter the time that you want for the New Value. 10. Enter Q three times. The command prompt appears.

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