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    Default Automatic reminder help

    I want to design a sort of two departments communication in such a way that one department will be incharge to foward/assign a job to the second one,and if it happen that the job is not completed within three[3] days the system is suppossed to generate an automatic reminder to alert the member of the other department about the job.
    Im using php,MySql and Apache webserver.

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    PHP cannot run by itself automatically. So, either run it each time the user views the page and check if anything is older than 3 days at that point or use a cron job or something else on your site to make this happen.

    Shouldn't be all that hard using a database. Here's a good tutorial:
    http://php-mysql-tutorial.com
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