troubleshooting Question

Auto refresh a Classic ASP page after midnight every night

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hcaadevFlag for United States of America asked on
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I am having as issue, aren't we all :-)

I have created a events marquee listing using Classic ASP.  Since the scripting looks at the date and posts only the data for that date and a few days after, I need to refresh the page every night around midnight so lets removes the previous days listings,  for example, if the date is 12/12/12, any listing that had a date of 12/11/12 would not show.

I have searched the forum and did not find an answer specific to my question.

1) I am trying to refresh an IE browser window automatically after 12:00 AM

2) I know I can refresh the page at intervals (every 5 minutes, 3 hours, etc) but using this will not work.  If I refresh the page at 9:00PM due to a reboot, this will throw off the time and old listings will be present.  

3) I could refresh every few hours but I would rather not since this page will be in public view and I am unsure how it will look during the date.  This is why I want a specific time when there will be no one looking at the listing.

Does anyone have any ideas?

Thanks a bunch.  Happy Holidays!!
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