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How to add variables to a Scheduled Task filename?

To add a variable to the filename you simply need to add a special keyword into the name. This will then be replaced by GrabzIt’s Screenshot Tool when screenshot is created.

There are two variables that you can currently use:

  • {GrabzIt_URL} - this is replaced with the URL of the screenshot being taken. Note that the URL is sanitized so that it will work as a windows filename.
  • {GrabzIt_Timestamp_UTC+1} - this is replaced with a timestamp representing the current time. The +1 denotes the offset in hours from UTC and can be changed to another offset such as -5.

So for instance you could use these variables to create filenames like:


Which when processed could create filenames like: