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Posted by Mark on January 01, 2003 at 17:09:38:

In Reply to: Automatic Stock Price Updates posted by Patrick J. Chowning on January 01, 2003 at 16:55:26:

: Mark:

: Do you have a method to cause the system to perform
: an automatic portfolio update on a daily basis ? I
: am assuming that the PC would be left on, and it is
: attached to a internet via a cable modem; therefore,
: it is always connected to the internet.

: Regards,

: Pat.

Hi Pat,

Yes. Fund Manager has command line options that you can use, along with
Windows Task Scheduler to automate un-attended price updates. See "Command
Line Arguments" in FM's online help. As an example, here is the command I've
got scheduled in Windows Task Scheduler to accomplish this:


BTW, you can use the full long pathname if you put quotes around it.

Mark Beiley

Fund Manager, portfolio management software for Windows 95/98/ME/NT/00/XP

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