Esko Logo Back to Esko Support
Choose your language for a machine translation:
Skip to end of metadata
Go to start of metadata

 

Question

Automation Engine does not read the metadata of certain files created or modified by ArtPro+. Why is this?

Answer

This will be the case of regular PDF files (non-Normalized). These files are saved in PDF+ file format by ArtPro+, which means their metadata is placed in public dictionaries of the PDF, and not in private ones like Normalized PDF XMP does.

On the long run, this will mean broader compatibility as well as avoiding normalization steps through the workflow. Meanwhile, Automation Engine can't read this PDF+ metadata yet, what answers this question.

Support of PDF+ metadata on Automation Engine is expected to arrive on future releases of version 16.

Article information
Applies to

Automation Engine 14.1.1 and older

Created

 

Last revised 
AuthorJOCA
Case Number00609975
Contents