Follow the configuration tutorial and make a basic configuration file as a starting point.
You can place the configuration file anywhere you like. One good place is
C:\Documents and Settings\<your user>\flexget\config.yml as this location is automatically checked regardless where you execute
flexget command. Another logical choice would be
If you opt later you'll need to specify the configuration file explicitly with
flexget -c <config> if you run FlexGet from anywhere else than this directory. This applies also if you use different name than
Now, let's get FlexGet to run once per hour!
Open Scheduling Tasks from windows Control panel.
1. Create new Task
2. Open the newly created task
3. Command to execute. If you stored
Documents and Settings\<user profile>\flexget\ then the
Start in is not necessary. \
flexget-headlessexecutable instead of plain
C:\Python26\Scripts\flexget-headless.exe --cron executefor python 2.6
4. Go into Schedule tab. And press Advanced button.
5. Enter scheduling values.
Enjoy automation. If you encounter issues ask for help