Specifies the start time time of a window during which tasks of the given type will not be automatically scheduled.

Key: schedule.[taskType]
Type: java.time.LocalTime
Can be set in: collection.cfg


This setting declares the start time of a window during which tasks of the given type for this collection will not be scheduled, even if the setting indicates that they should be started.

Values are in the ISO-8601 extended local time format. Further details on the format accepted and examples are available in Java’s DateTimeFormatter.ISO_LOCAL_TIME method documentation.

Values are considered to be relative to the timezone declared in the schedule.timezone setting.

Permitted values of the taskType are:

  • normal-update

  • full-update

  • incremental-update

  • refresh-update

  • rebuild-live-index

  • reapply-gscopes-to-live-index

  • update-analytics

Default Value

No values is set by default, meaning updates may be automatically scheduled at any time of day.


Prevent full-update tasks being scheduled for some period of time (defined by beginning from 9:15am within the schedule.timezone.

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