Scheduling a job to run on recurring week days

Use the recurring week days option to run jobs on the following types of schedules:

Table: Recurring schedule examples

Recurring job option


The same day of the week, every week of the month

For example, every Wednesday.

Every day of the same week of every month

For example, every day during the second week of the month.

On selected days during selected weeks of the month

For example, the last Friday of every month.

To schedule a job to run on recurring week days

  1. Determine the type of job that you want to schedule, and then on the navigation bar, click the appropriate button.

    For example, to schedule a backup job, click the arrow next to Backup.

  2. On the Properties pane, under Frequency, click Schedule.

  3. Click Run according to schedule.

  4. Do one of the following:

    To select run days for a new job

    Continue to step 5.

    To edit run days for an existing job

    Click Edit Schedule Details.

  5. On the Calendar Schedule tab, under Edit Calendar schedule by, click Recurring Week Days.

  6. Do one of the following:

    To run a job on a single day

    Check the check box for that specific day.

    To run a job on the same day every week

    Select the name of the day in the matrix. For example, to run a job every Monday, click Mon

    To run a job every day of an entire week

    Select the row number for that week. For example, to select the first week of each month, click 1st.

    To run a job the last week of the month, regardless of the number of weeks in a month

    Click Last.

    To run a job on all days of the month

    Click Select All.

    To clear all existing selections

    Click Deselect All.

  7. Click OK.