Maintenance plans can be defined with filtering criteria. For example, you can apply
a maintenance plan to all records containing computers that start with "apple".
Create a maintenance plan.
Set up a Filter condition to capture the records to
which you want to apply the maintenance plan.
You may want to click the refresh (
) icon to display the number of matching records.
Define a maintenance schedule.
In the Related Links for the maintenance plan, click
Apply schedules to filtered records.
The schedule is applied to the records defined by the filter conditions you
If you have multiple schedules defined, they all take
effect on the matching records when you click Apply schedules
to filtered records
. See Define a maintenance schedule
This same functionality exists for maintenance schedules. The
for the schedule also contains
an Apply schedule to filtered records
you click this link in the maintenance schedule, only this specific
schedule is applied to the records defined by the filter conditions
within the associated maintenance plan.