Freeware

Advanced Timer

Freeware automation software for Windows.

Advanced Timer is a Windows® automation tool that allows users to automate tasks within the operating system. It can trigger actions, run applications, monitor folders, and start events at a specific date and time or after a specified delay.

Features and Functionalities

Advanced Timer is a specialized monitoring and action trigger software

It was written entirely using Microsoft's .NET Framework. This program only runs on versions of Microsoft Windows®.

You will find that most of the options in Advanced Timer are straightforward and intuitive.

Main Features
  • It can trigger Windows® actions like Turning off the computer, Restart the computer, and Log-Off user;
  • Can launch files;
  • Can run programs with arguments;
  • Can display a message and read it;
  • Can play a .wav sound;
Other features
  • It can be controlled remotely using a standard XML file;
  • Can watch and see if a process starts or restarts;
  • Uses less than 2 MB of RAM in minimized in system-try mode;
  • Can monitor the date and time and trigger the selected action;
  • Keeps a log of every action and event;
  • Can watch a folder size and trigger the action when the folder size meets the specified criteria;
  • It can be set up to trigger the events based on date and time, delay, folder size, process action, or XML file modification;
  • Can be attached to another process so that the process runs its own Advanced Timer;
  • Can synchronize the computer's clock with the Atomic clock on-line;
  • Can monitor a process and begin the action when the process starts, ends, changes PID or title;
  • Detects the NTFS partitions and warns the users about setting up the folder size for the folders on NTFS partitions;
  • Can monitor more triggers at once;

System Requirements

Advanced Timer is a Windows® automation tool that allows users to automate tasks within the operating system. It can trigger actions, run applications, monitor folders, and start events at a specific date and time or after a specified delay.

  • Microsoft Windows® 7 (or newer)
  • 300 MB of HDD/SSD storage space (dependencies not included - .NET Framework v4.8, Windows Installer v3.1)
  • Intel Core i3 or equivalent AMD CPU
  • 4 GB or RAM
  • Internet connection (mainly for updates)
  • MD5 for "advtimer.zip" downloaded file: accec3fd8120fbe60da98108b00912c0
  • Current version: 1.0