hot folder

hot folder

A folder that serves as a staging area for some purpose. The hot folder is continuously monitored, and when files are copied or dropped into it, they are automatically processed.


Commercial Hot Folder Software
Equilibrium's MediaRich processing system touts this capability, whereby files dropped into the hot folder are automatically processed. (Image courtesy of Equilibrium, www.equilibrium.com)
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Complementing the existing direct save option from any application, you can now save via the new Hot Folder Monitoring feature.
The Hot Folder allows users to assign a folder on the operating system of the Brandworkz server so that any file added to that folder into will be imported automatically into the Brandworkz platform, including any IPTC or XMP metadata embedded in the file or in an associated sidecar file.
Once the DFE accepts a print-ready PDF file to a hot folder, the ProWORX server swiftly executes a number of tasks with Esko-based automation and integration that ensures jobs are processed faster with minimized manual intervention, improving accuracy and resulting in higher productivity.
Enhanced Hot Folder and Batch OCR Improved Hot Folder function provides faster batch conversion of documents and dual-core processing support.
Hot Folder Sorting - Users can set Aurora to sort through watch folders based upon a number of items, including file name, file created dates and entry time into the folder.
monitors each hot folder and applies the appropriate task on content as it arrives.
Enhanced Hot Folder and Batch OCR - Improved Hot Folder function provides faster batch conversion of documents and dual-core processing support.
The system drops the scanned files into a PDF Enhancer hot folder for automatic file reduction and color optimization to ensure accurate representation of the original.
Enhanced Hot Folder in FineReader 12 Corporate Edition - Improved Hot Folder function for batch conversion of documents now speeds up overall conversion processes and supports dual-core processing.
Additionally, the tool provides a native JPEG hot folder submission process when images need to be printed quickly or when an index print is required without any other processing.
In addition, you can set up a hot folder for images being scanned from your MFD.