Setting an Idle Trigger

Overview

The Idle trigger is used to automatically start a task when a machine has been idle (no keyboard or mouse usage) for a specified amount of time. Additional technical information about this trigger can be found here.

To Set an Idle Trigger:

  1. Open the Idle trigger properties dialog box per Setting Triggers.

  2. Under Launch task when machine has been idle for, enter a number and select a time increment.

  3. If you want the condition to be met more than once before the task is triggered, click the Counter tab, enable the option Trigger after the condition has been met and select the desired amount.

  4. Click OK.

See Also

About Triggers

All Available Triggers

Using AMTrigger

Idle Trigger