On Error properties of Start program / application Action

On Error tab of Start program / application Action allows setting up the behavior of the Action in case it fails to complete successfully. Configure operations to be performed upon failure of Start program / application Action by choosing from variety of options such as retrying Start program / application Action, sending email report to one or multiple recipients, running any Task preconfigured to deal with such situation, or continuing with the next Action within the same Task.

Note that On Error behavior is not triggered if the error causing Start program / application Action failure is disabled in Error tab.

On Error propertiesDetails
Retry this ActionIf enabled, forces Start program / application Action to retry the same operations for specified number of times.
Send email when this Action encounters an errorSend email report that allows to clearly identify the Task that has failed to successfully finish Start program / application Action. Specify one From address and one or multiple recipients separated by comma.
Run a TaskAllows running another Task either to workaround the problem or to perform some other operations that might be useful in context of failed Start program / application Action.
Continue withSelect another Action (within a Task) that will be executed after failure of Start program / application Action. If that Action is sequentially located before Start program / application Action, the latter will be executed once more on its turn.
Stop TaskIf selected, the Task will stop when encountering an error in Start program / application Action. None of the following Actions within the Task will be executed.
Start program / application Action Errors properties
Additional notes:
  • Task and Action name can appear in red, if Task or Action has been moved, renamed or deleted.
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