Hot to set CA UIM robot startup delay in 5 mins after OS started up

Document ID : KB000097304
Last Modified Date : 22/05/2018
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Use the Windows Task Scheduler to schedule a task for setting CA UIM robot startup delay in 5 mins after OS started up.
CA UIM 8.x on Windows platform.

1. Set startup type of "nimsoft Robot Watcher" service as "Manual". 

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2. Create a task for delay start up the "Nimsoft Robot Watcher" service.
  • Open "Task Scheduler" from "Control Panel" -> "System and Security" -> "Administrative Tools" 
  • In the "Task Scheduler Library", right click and "Create New Task", please kindly pay attention to NOT "Basic Task". 
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  • Name the new task, and check "Run whether user is logged on or not".
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  • Create Trigger and choose "Begin the task" as "At startup"; in the "Advanced settings", check "Delay task for": 5 minutes. 
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  • In the "Actions" tab, New an Action as "Start a program", choose the location of "nimbus.exe", typically at "C:\Program Files (x86)\Nimsoft\bin". Also need to "Add arguments (optional)":  -start.
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  • The Actions screenshots as follows,
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Additional Information:
1. Start, Stop, or Uninstall a Robot (Command Line)

2. Task Scheduler