Send an email automatically when a new file arrives to a folder

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I would like to generate automatically an info email when a new file comes to a spesifig folder. I think that I can do this somehow with task scheduler but can someone help me with this?

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Reference this thread to learn how to create the audit event:
http://www.experts-exchange.com/OS/Miscellaneous/Q_21003847.html

Then find the event in the Eventlog and right-click and say "attach a task to this log".  That will spin up a wizard and allow you to specify the action to generate an email upon that event.

I haven't tried it, but that's what I would do...

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