New folders created in Process Assembly are created as FOLD.NEW.x even if you specify a different name.

Document ID : KB000087636
Last Modified Date : 14/04/2018
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Affects Release version(s): 11

Error Message :

When in the Process Assembly perspective, creating a new folder will always be created with the FOLD.NEW.x naming convention.


To see if you are affected by this in your system:

In the Process Assembly perspective 

  1. Click on Add Folder, change the name to anything (eg: DELETE_ME) 
  2. Click OK 
  3. Notice that it created the new folder as FOLDER.NEW.x 
  4. Right-click, select Add Folder. Change the name to anything (eg: DELETE_ME2) 
  5. Click OK 
  6. Folder is created as FOLDER.NEW.x 
Cause type:
Root Cause: This behavior is not present within the v12 AWI.
This field was added on 30/03/2017. This article has not been updated yet. Refer to the "Description" or "Workaround" sections for solution information.

Fix Status: Released

Fix Version(s):
Automic Web Interface 12.0.0 - Available
Additional Information:
Workaround :
Rename the folder after creation.