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How to be emailed about Scheduled end date on a document list item

Posted By:      Posted Date: October 21, 2010    Points: 0   Category :SharePoint
I have configured a sharepoint document library to allow users to use scheduling and so it can be published and un-published on a given date. I need users to be able to set an alert to be informed about when scheduled end dates are reached. I tried using the out of the box alerts but this does not seem to be triggered. Can anyone suggest the best approach?

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