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When creating a Job via JDF, and having the JDF configuration set to create the job folder using [Smart Job Location] in combination with another folder does not work correctly. The Job created, points to the wrong job folder.

Root cause

You can't make combinations of [Smart Job Location] with other folders in the Job Folder field configuration (Pilot > Tools > Configure: Jobs > JDF Setup > 'Settings for JDF job creation').


  1. Define the complete path in the Smart Job Location configuration:
  2. Under JDF Setup use the [Smart Job Location]:


Article information
Applies to

Automation Engine all versions

Last revised 
Case Number00919234