Updates, prints, and refreshes document batch jobs without requiring a dedicated computer for the operation.
Lists the actions that you can perform within a batch job. The actions available are based on permissions and document type.
Refresh - Refreshes documents on a batch queue.
Full Update - Updates all drawings regardless of the status of the documents, changes to the model, view styles, or graphic rules changes.
Update - Updates documents on a batch queue.
For reports, embedded reports, and SmartPlant Review Direct documents, the software only updates a document if it is in Out Of Date state. The software does not consider any changes made to the model, view styles, or graphic rules.
Save As - Specifies the file format to which to save Smart 3D drawings.
Print - Schedules a document to be printed from a batch queue.
Actions to Queue
Lists the actions that are performed in the batch job.
Remove - Removes an action from the queue.
Clear - Removes all actions from the queue.
Defines the parameters of an action. The displayed options depend on the selected action.
Saves print settings as a template. Type a name in the box, and click Save Settings as Template. While optional, creating a new template is a quick method to submit a batch job with the specified options.
Save Settings as Template
Creates a user-parameterized action.
Removes a template from Available Actions. This option is available only on user-created templates.
For more information on the Save As action options, see Save As Dialog.
In the Output Folder field, select a shared folder through its UNC path. A UNC path has the general form of \\server\share.
Printer – Displays all printers configured on the client computer. The name of the printer on the batch queue must match for the print to be successful.
Copies – Specifies the number of copies to print.
Black and White – Prints a black and white drawing, if checked.
Orientation – Indicates the orientation of the printed output. Select Portrait or Landscape.
Paper Size – Displays the paper sizes supported by the selected printer.
Use 64-bit if available
Updates drawings with 64-bit processes. This option is only available for Update actions performed on composed drawings.
If you select Use 64-bit if available and run Update on a folder component containing composed drawings and other drawing types, the composed drawings are updated with 64-bit processes. All other drawings are updated with 32-bit processes.
Creates the job and opens the Schedule Batch dialog box.
If you click Schedule with no actions in Actions to Queue, you receive a message, and the dialog box remains open.