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Add Schedule Server Job – Merged Report

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This option is very useful if you need to send merged Reports your contacts.

Each contact will receive the Report with merged related data.

  • Open the Schedule and click the Add Job button.


  • Select E-mail – Merge DBxtra Object .
  • Click Next .
  • Enter a Job description.


Add Contacts

  • Enter E-mail addresses in the To field separated by , like Joe@1.com, frank@1.com.
  • If you have a Merge Catalogue defined then you can assign contacts from it.
  • You can also define your Merge Catalogue for each Schedule Job individually.
  • Click To .


  • You can select multiple contacts by clicking the check box.
  • If you want to send the E-mail to all contacts contained in the Merge Catalogue then select Always pull all records from the merge catalogue .
  • Click Ok .

Write Message

  • Enter a message into the body area. You can enter text and also HTML code.

To preview your HTML message click Preview HTML .


The DBxtra Schedule takes configuration default settings from the Schedule Project Configuration but you can configure each Job’s settings individually by clicking the Settings button.


  • You can add attachments by clicking the Attach button.

The attachment can either be a DBxtra object like a Query or Report or any other file.

  • If you choose to attach a DBxtra Report select it from the drop down box and define in which format to send it.

  • Reports can be embedded into the Email body by selecting >Embed into Email body.

Note! If a Report has an user-input Parameters , then when choosing it to be scheduled you’ll need to assign the Parameter.
The Report will be scheduled with the assigned Parameter.

DBxtra Queries can be sent as: Text; CSV, or XML file format.

DBxtra Reports can be sent as: PDF, HTML, Text; CSV, MHT, Excel, RTF, image or XML file format.

  • Optionally select Zip files to compress files to be sent.
  • Click Ok .


Merge Fields

  • You can add merge fields to the Subject and Body.
  • Double click the merge field from the right panel to insert it.


E-mail Test

  • You can send an E-mail test to your self by clicking E-mail test .

This way you can check how the E-mail will arrive in your Inbox.


  • When finished with the Jobs setup click Ok .


  • Click Save .

KB Sample: Send merged Reports to customers automatically with the DBxtra Schedule Server

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