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What maintenance tasks need to be performed on the SQL database of Automation Engine?


Removing Dangling jobs from the BSJobs database is the only maintenance task which is available in Automation Engine.

Dangling jobs are jobs which are linked to a job folder which no longer exists because it was:

  • renamed
  • moved
  • removed.

You can remove Dangling jobs in the Automation Engine Pilot by following the steps given below:

  1. Go to Tools > Configure > Automation Engine Database > Jobs > Maintenance tab.
  2. Click Remove.

It is highly recommended to make daily backups of the databases.

Click the link given below, to see how you can automatically make a backup of your Automation Engine Database:
Backing up the server

Article information
Applies toAutomation Engine 12.0
Last revised 
CW Number150802