Wait For Asset

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About Wait For Asset

Hold a job in a flow until a path for a file or folder has been found. If the timeout has been reached, the incoming job will be moved down the error traffic light path. There is also the capability of injecting the asset found when conditions are met.

If there is functionality you believe is missing, or have an idea on how to expand the current functionality, please reach out to us by sending us an email with the subject prefix “Wait For Asset Functionality”.

About Significans Automation

Significans Automation Inc. specializes in delivering next-generation automation to the Printing and Packaging industry. The company offers programming and expertise in custom workflow development, communication and project management, color management, prepress training, and end-to-end business integration. The company is driven by the conviction that customized automation is the only path forward.

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Switch Version Required: 2022 Spring or higher
Platform: Windows, Mac
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Colin H. (United Kingdom) installed this app.
5
Reviewed on 17 Nov 2022.

Great little app this one. Before this we had to create a loop of Inject lite to assert the asset exists, which on fail would move the job / trigger to another folder, followed by a hold job by a fixed amount of time (say 3-5secs) after which time naturally the job would be realeased and kept going in that loop. Nothing big, but all the data moving from folder to folder is a save operation on the drive and in the Flash/NVMe era - this causes extra wear on the drive. With one or two jobs - this is neglegible. But with 3-5K files processed daily across various flows - such wear would be noticable. So this app seems to be solving this issue and in fact gets a neater solution giving the same result.

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Significans Automation
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App creator

Significans Automation
Support
+1-877-463-4465
Online support