Running Scheduled Optimizations

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You can configure the System Optimizer to run automatically on a schedule.

To run a scheduled optimization:

  1. From the system tray, double-click the Webroot icon. 

    The main interface displays.

  2. Click Advanced Settings.

    The Settings pane displays, with the Install Settings sub-pane active.

  3. Select Scheduler.

    The Scheduler pane displays.

  4. Click the System Optimizer tab.

    The System Optimizer sub-pane displays.

  5. Select the Enable scheduled optimization checkbox.

  6. Do one of the following:
    • To run the optimization, on a specific day, select the Optimize only on the following days checkbox and select a day of the week.
    • To run the optimization every day, deselect the Optimize only on the following days checkbox.

  7. Do one of the following:
    • Select the Optimize at specific time of day radio button, then from the drop-down menu, select a time of day.
    • Select the Optimize every radio button and in the hours field, enter the hourly interval.

  8. To specify whether the optimization will run on bootup if it was missed while the system was turned off, select or deselecte the Run on bootup checkbox

  9. Do any of the following:
    • If you're done, click the Save button.
    • Click the Reset to defaults button to reset all fields to their default values.
    • Click the Cancel button to exit without saving your changes.