RepetitionPattern.Interval property

For scripting, gets or sets the amount of time between each restart of the task.


RepetitionPattern.Interval As String

Property value

The amount of time between each restart of the task. The format for this string is P<days>DT<hours>H<minutes>M<seconds>S (for example, "PT5M" is 5 minutes, "PT1H" is 1 hour, and "PT20M" is 20 minutes). The maximum time allowed is 31 days, and the minimum time allowed is 1 minute.


If you specify a repetition duration for a task, you must also specify the repetition interval.

When reading or writing XML for a task, the repetition interval is specified in the Interval element of the Task Scheduler schema.


Requirement Value
Minimum supported client
Windows Vista [desktop apps only]
Minimum supported server
Windows Server 2008 [desktop apps only]
Type library

See also

Task Scheduler