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  • Hi All,

    This is Ramesh,

    My Requirement is "Windows services run only 12.00 a.m every day(i.e midnight)"..But i have to write some Code  but not correct

    Please once go through the following code as

     static void my_task(Object obj)
            {
                Console.WriteLine("task being performed.");
            }

            static TimerCallback timerDelegate;
            static Timer timer;

            static void Main(string[] args)
            {
                DateTime now = DateTime.Now;
                DateTime today = now.Date.AddHours(0);
                DateTime next = now <= today ? today : today.AddDays(1);

                timerDelegate = new TimerCallback(my_task);

                // hence the first,after the next       
                timer = new Timer(timerDelegate, null, next - DateTime.Now, TimeSpan.FromHours(24));
            }

    I know how to set up the Time intervals  i.e Hrs wise,Mint's wise..Etc...When i am searching "Google" it shows that Schedule Tasks is better option all sites,forums..etc instead of Windows Services But My Managers not agree with me...Could you  please give me valuable suggestion.

    Thanks&regards,

    Ramesh.n

    • Moved by Just Karl Friday, September 27, 2013 3:39 PM Looking for the proper forum.
    Friday, September 27, 2013 7:03 AM

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  • Best to ask them over here.

    http://social.msdn.microsoft.com/Forums/windowsdesktop/en-US/home?category=windowsdesktopdev

     

     

     


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    Microsoft MVP [Windows]

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    • Proposed as answer by Just Karl Friday, September 27, 2013 3:39 PM
    • Marked as answer by Just Karl Friday, October 4, 2013 1:29 PM
    Friday, September 27, 2013 2:53 PM
  • Hello,

    This forum is for discussions and questions regarding profiles and Microsoft's recognition system on the MSDN and TechNet sites. It is not for products/technologies.

    As it's off topic here, I am moving the question to the "Where is the forum for..." forum.

    Karl


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    Friday, September 27, 2013 3:39 PM