With Schedule Scan, you can schedule periodic
scanning of your domain/network, enable regular
cleanup of scanned information and set re-scanning interval for scanning
To access the schedule scan configuration page,
Click the Admin
tab in the header pane to open the configuration wizard page.
Scan icon under Discovery
block. The Schedule Scan form opens.
Enabling Schedule Scan
Select Enable Scheduled Scan
check box to configure regular scanning of the workstations. Select any
of the 5 radio buttons below:
Select the date on which you want to scan your network using the calendar
icon. And set the time to scan on the chosen date.
Select the time (hours and minutes) from the combo box to scan workstations
on a daily basis. Then select the date from the calendar button to schedule
In the weekly scan option, you can also choose to schedule a daily
scan. Select Everyday check box to enable scan on all the days of
the week. Or, select the check box beside a particular day of the week.
Then set the time (hours and minutes) of the scan to start the scanning
process on the selected day of the week.
In the monthly scan option select the check box Every
Month to scan every month throughout the year. Or, you can also
choose the months you want to scan by selecting the check box beside the
name of the months.
Also, you can choose to schedule a weekly scan by enabling the radio
button Day and select the scanning
day of the week from the drop down. Or, select Date radio button and select
the date from the drop down.
Finally select the time (hours and minutes) of the scan.
You can enter a random period of time to repeat the scan. Enter the
number in the field provided. The scan will be performed on every specified
nth day. Where n is the number you enter in the field. The default value
is 7th day.
Scan History Clean up
You can enable regular cleanup of the scanned
information, by selecting the Enable
Scan History Clean up check
box and specifying the number of days after which the scanned history
information should be deleted.
We suggest you to clean up the scanned history periodically to enhance
ServiceDesk Plus performance.
Checking for Newly Added workstations
You can also check for newly added workstations by performing a re-scan
of your domain/network. For this you need to select Check
for newly added workstations check box and enter the number of
days when the periodic re-scanning of your domain/network should be performed.
Click Save, to save the details.
Click Reset button to reorganize