troubleshooting Question

Script to regularily check .txt document and send email if certain words appear

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DavidSelbyFlag for United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland asked on
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We have a service that writes updates into a log .txt file.

I was wondering how to

A schedule a script to run every hour to
B check for certain words, ie fail, shutdown, and
C email if those words appear.

I'm quite new to scripting so please explain at an easy level if possible.
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