Menu path: UMS Administration > Administrative Tasks > Dialog Create Administrative Task > Action "Export view result via mail"


You can define an administrative task as a result of which the results of a view will be exported as a mail attachment.

In order for emails to be sent, the UMS mail settings must be correct. Further information can be found under Mail Settings.

General

Name: Name for the task.

Action: "Export view result via mail".

Description: Optional description of the task.

Send result as mail

The result of the task will be sent to the specified recipients via email.

The following two options are active if Send result as mail is enabled:

Send to default recipient (not defined)

The email will be sent to the email address defined under Mail Settings > Mail Recipient. Further information can be found under Mail Settings.

Additional recipients: Other email addresses to which the email will be sent. If you enter a number of addresses, you must separate them using a semicolon ";".

Active

The task will be executed at the set time. (Default)

The task will not be executed.

Configuration

View ID: ID of the selected view. The view is selected via the  button.

Visible columns configuration: Data fields which the email will contain.

View export name: Custom name for the export file (optional). Date and time will be added automatically, separated by an underscore. Example: CUSTOMNAME_2021-05-02_10-34.xml

Mail recipients: Email addresses of the recipients. If you enter a number of addresses, you must separate them using a semicolon ";".

Result format: Data format in which the results are sent as a mail attachment.
Possible options:

  • "XML"
  • "HTML"
  • "CSV"

Create archive

The mail attachment will be compressed as a ZIP archive.

The mail attachment will retain its data format (XML, HTML, or CSV). (Default)


Server Assignment

The Server Assignment settings page is displayed only if you deploy High Availability environment.

Assignment type

Possible options:

  • "One server (random)": The server for this task will be automatically selected from the servers listed under Assigned servers.
  • "One server (select one)": You can select a specific server for this task. The available servers are listed under Assigned servers.
  • "All servers": The task will be executed by all servers.

Assigned servers: List of servers that are available for this task.


Schedule

Start: Point in time at which the task is executed.

Task starts every [number of time units]

The task will be repeated at the set time interval.

The task will not be repeated at the set time interval.

Weekdays: The task will be executed on the activated weekdays at the point in time specified under Start.

Monthly: The task will be executed monthly at the point in time specified under Start.

Exclude public holidays: The task will not be executed on the days listed in the public holiday lists selected via . Further information on the public holiday lists can be found in the menu bar under Misc > Scheduled Jobs, see Menu Bar of the IGEL UMS Console.

Expiration: Point in time as of which the task will no longer be repeated.