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Old June 7th, 2019, 10:14 AM
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Default Re: Output to Folder on Server

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Originally Posted by LyndaEngelage View Post
On our system, no matter what we put in the composition settings, the files always go to the FusionPro Server. Is there a way to change this? We are using Producer Direct 10.
I'm confused a bit by your terminology, and I'm not sure I understand your workflow. Are you saying that you always submit the job to FusionPro Producer?

Anyway, yes, if you're composing via Producer, then things are a little different.

As mentioned before, if you specify a full path to the output file in a rule, that completely overrides whatever output file path you have specified in the Composition Settings. However, if you're composing to FusionPro Producer, that path in the Composition Settings gets overridden by the working folder path on the Producer Scheduler machine by default. This is by design, so that Producer can keep track of the output file and delete it when the rest of the job is deleted.

Long story short, when composing via Producer, unless you override the output path in a rule, your output file is always going to be made on the Producer machine.
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