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  • File Watching is used to automatically start workflows in the event of a file arrival in a directory.
    • Agents watch directories for incoming files and add a file order for each incoming file.
    • File orders are assigned workflows based on configurable rules.
  • File Watching is a flexible means for enterprise application integration (EAI) as it :
    • It enables e.g. 3rd party applications to launch workflows simply by creating files.
    • It allows to trigger workflow execution on a number of Agents based arrival of a file.

Feature Video

This video explains how to start a workflow from an incoming filefile watching with JS7.

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