Task Information

The Task Information page of the Edit Task dialog box lets you specify basic information about the task. The following table describes the task information fields:




Make sure this check box is checked to enable the task.

If you later decide to disable the task, you can uncheck the Enabled check box.

Task Name

This field displays the task name. You can enter a name with up to 50 characters.


This field displays the task description. You can enter a description with up to 250 characters.


Use this field to enter any explanatory notes about the task.

Run in Background

If the Run in Background checkbox is activated, the task runs as a background process.

Of the system tasks, only the Backup task runs in the background. When this box is checked, people can still log into the Report Console to generate reports while the task is in process.