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    Aug. 16, 2013
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    Free to try (45-day trial); $217.00 to buy
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Editors' Review


VisualCron is a powerful program that allows users to automate a variety of computer functions. The program's many options are well-organized, making it easy to set up and run even complex tasks.

VisualCron's interface is attractive and intuitive. Users create a new job and then customize everything about it: what task or tasks it performs, what triggers it, what conditions it runs under, and how users are notified. Users move through a tabbed window for each job, choosing the proper settings. All of the jobs are listed neatly on the program's main screen, with other options displayed in a tabbed, well-labeled menu above. A built-in Help file is well-written and thorough, providing clear explanations of all the program's functions. The program's features are numerous, and it allows users to do everything from restarting their computers and running macros to copying files and executing SQL commands. The ability to set multiple tasks within one job means that users can create entire sequences of automated events. The program includes both a client and a server; the client includes the program's interface, while the server automatically runs the processes. When the server is turned off or not installed, jobs can be run manually. This flexibility allows users to create a variety of network configurations.

VisualCron has a 45-day trial period, which is plenty of time for evaluation. It installs desktop icons without asking, but uninstalls cleanly. We recommend this program to all users who have a need to automate computer processes.

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User Reviews

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5 stars

"Unique, solid, eminently useful software."

July 10, 2010  |  By mwoffenden

2010-07-10 17:11:06  |  By mwoffenden

 |  Version: VisualCron 5.6.2


User interface, numerous options, tight integration with operating system, API capability, vendor support, integrated online help


We were not able to get the remote connection to the server working right.


VC is one of those rare brilliant programs that has an endless number of uses. We discovered it over 2 years ago, and have found it to be a central tool for managing our Windows environment.

The latest UI facelift has made VC even more appealing.

It's a tool that is fun to use, while it performs very serious and mission critical tasks.

We simply wouldn't be without it.

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4 stars

"Refreshing replacement for Windows Task Scheduler"

March 14, 2007  |  By InformationResultsCorp

2007-03-14 13:49:02  |  By InformationResultsCorp

 |  Version: VisualCron 4.4.6


Stunning user interface, very flexible, easy integration with email for notification. Numerous options provide a rich set of scheduling capabilities. Integrates many types of jobs (Windows, SQL etc) into a single platform.


The User Guide is hard to navigate and there is no integrated help system. (If it had this I'd give it 5 stars.)

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5 stars

"Just what I was looking for."

April 26, 2006  |  By ssm6297

2006-04-26 15:55:17  |  By ssm6297

 |  Version: VisualCron 3.2.6 build 31490


Intuitive and easy to use. Powerful options for automating tough tasks.

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5 stars

"I've tried some programs in this catalog, and finally I found what I want."

May 05, 2005  |  By somo9

2005-05-05 17:30:04  |  By somo9

 |  Version: VisualCron 1.6


You can found all the options you want.

And this is a Freeware!

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5 stars


April 19, 2005  |  By extelon

2005-04-19 10:09:15  |  By extelon

 |  Version: VisualCron 1.6


I have been using VisualCron for about 2 weeks now and was nervous at first... but everything has worked perfectly so far.

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5 stars

"excellent *****"

February 08, 2005  |  By apedavid

2005-02-08 07:37:40  |  By apedavid

 |  Version: VisualCron 1.6


installed easy...worked right away..Exactly what we needed

Thanks for a great product!!!!


Been using this a week now and no problems

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Full Specifications

What's new in version 7.0.4
Version 7.0.4 fixed a bug where backup settings file could become empty when exporting to default directory from Client and various minor issues related to Job history window.
Publisher neteject
Publisher web site
Release Date August 15, 2013
Date Added August 16, 2013
Version 7.0.4
Category Utilities & Operating Systems
Subcategory Automation Software
Operating Systems
Operating Systems Windows XP/2003/Vista/Server 2008/7/8
Additional Requirements Microsoft .NET Framework 3.5
Download Information
File Size 44.59MB
File Name VisualCron7.exe
Total Downloads 6,260
Downloads Last Week 3
License Model Free to try
Limitations 45-day trial
Price $217

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